Meet the Team

Mai Nolasco-Carranza


Mai Nolasco-Carranza is a videographer from Queens, New York. Prior to her role at Newsy, she was a freelance videographer and associate producer at the CUNY J-school's "dotNYC." She received her her Bachelor of Arts in anthropology from Hunter College and her Master of Arts in documentary and media studies from The New School.

  Recent Work
Woman visits memorial site at El Paso Walmart
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Walmart Removes 'Violent' Merchandise From Its Website

Virginians gather to remember the two-year anniversary of the riots in Charlottesville.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/NewsyPolitics

Virginia Community Remembers Charlottesville Two Years After Riots

Joseph Cartellone talks to Newsy
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffBusiness

New Lawsuit Pushes For Greater Regulation Over U.S. Fertility Industry

People leave flowers at a makeshift memorial outside Walmart in El Paso, Texas where at least 20 people were killed.

Gun Control Advocates Want More From 2020 Field And Congress

Newsy's Alex Miller with Rep. Dan Kildee

Flint Rep. Kildee: Don't Just Use Us As A Photo-Op

Desks in a classroom

Michigan Is Host Of Democratic Debates – And Charter School Boom

Machines are assembled at A + J automation

Automation Could Cost Detroit A Quarter Of Its Jobs Over 10 Years


Meet Bob Hoffman, The Harmonica Case Man

The moon is pictured as the International Space Station orbits above the ocean

On Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary, NASA Looks Towards The Future

The restored Apollo Mission Control Room at the Johnson Space Center

Restored Apollo Mission Control Center Takes Visitors Back In Time

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CBD Related Poisonings Reach Highest Levels Yet, Here's Why

Liz Scheier donated her eggs three times
Luke Piotrowski/Newsy StaffPolitics

Egg Donor Advocates Call For More Regulation As Industry Surges

Bunch of books on a table
Newsy/Mai Nolasco-CarranzaU.S.

Dream Jobs: Non-Profit Advocate

European Union Ambassador to the U.S. Stavros Lambrinidis
Newsy Staff / Mai Nolasco-CarranzaWorld

Decor Diplomacy: EU's US Ambassador Using Art To Build Connections

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Why Marijuana Advocates Disagree On Legal Home Growing

Luke Piotrowski/Megan SmithPolitics

Could Paper Ballots Ensure Election Security?

The National Council of Nonprofits is concerned about charitable giving.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/NewsyPolitics

Nonprofits Worry As More Signs Suggest Americans Are Giving Less

Syrian refugee holds an American flag
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A Fraction Of Global Refugees Resettle In The US. Who Are They?

U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland talks to Newsy about universal child care
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

Haaland And Warren Team Up On Universal Child Care Legislation

Conservator rubbing a painting with a swab
Megan Smith/Mai Nolasco Carranza/NewsyU.S.

Dream Jobs: Conservator

John Urschel writes on a chalkboard
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Former NFL Player Explains Why He Traded The Field For The Classroom

Newsy's Alex Miller with activist and author Shannon Watts

'Moms Demand Action' Founder On Big Business And The Gun Lobby

Sen. Marco Rubio sits down with Newsy's Alex Miller

Rubio: It Would Be A Mistake For Huawei To Be Part Of China Trade Deal

Plants and flowers
Mai Carranza-Nolasco, Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Landscape Architect

Women testify before a House committee about abortion

Women Testify Before House Committee About Abortion Issues

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Groups Ramp Up Messaging Efforts On Judicial Picks Ahead Of 2020

Tractor in field
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/NewsyPolitics

Half A Million Farms Have Received Federal Aid Amid China Trade War

Donna Johnson says her son was brokered to several treatment centers for kickbacks
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

Body Brokers Are Undermining Efforts To End The U.S. Addiction Crisis

An exam room at La Clinica Del Pueblo, an immigrant community health center in Washington, D.C.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/ NEWSY staffPolitics

Immigrants Fear Having Health Insurance Could Hurt Legal Status


Religious Generational Divide Could Affect Courting Of Black Voters