The Macon Newsroom

Aliyah Dorsey
Aliyah Dorsey is a senior Journalism and English major at Mercer University. In her time at Mercer she has written for the Lifestyle and Opinion section of Mercer's student newspaper, the Cluster, and is the student editor for EngageCCJ. After graduation in Spring 2021, she hopes to continue making digital content and telling stories that enrich and inform her community. In her free time she can be found endlessly discussing literary themes in Moby Dick or drawing on her laptop.

Aliyah Dorsey, Couric Fellow Intern

Aug 05, 2020
What is Racial Trauma and How to Cope with it (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
How to Get Kids to Wear A Mask (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
Mask Maker in Macon (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
The Conversation around Confederate Monuments Comes to Macon (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
A Wonderful Variety- A Southern Souls Story Pride Edition (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
Christ and Queerness- A Southern Souls Story Pride Edition (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
Finding Common Ground- A Southern Souls Story (Story)
Jun 17, 2020
Tubman Museum and MLK Boulevard Sign Defaced (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
A Guide to Anti-Racism for Mercer Students (Story)
Jun 08, 2020
LGBTQ+ Artist Playlist (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
WMUB News Minute: Founders’ Day (Story/Media)
Feb 06, 2020
WMUB Newsroom: Seasonal Depression (Story/Media)
Jan 24, 2020
Middle Georgia college students exceed the national average in this category (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Q and A with Tom Johnson (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Read for the Record is a chance to ‘share in a child’s reading journey’ in Middle Georgia (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Buy books that ‘go back all the way to the 80s’ at Macon’s Old Book Sale (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
‘Adoption is saving a dog.’ After nearly a year at a Perry animal shelter, Trip has a new home (Story/Media)
Oct 09, 2019
Here’s how MTA is working to provide a ‘sense of independence’ for Paratransit riders (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Q And A: Rooms From The Heart (Story)
Apr 27, 2019
Feels Like Summer: A Vacation Playlist (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
This I Believe: Aliyah Dorsey (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
Which makeup look are you based on your preferences? (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Girl Power: A Playlist in Honor of Women’s History Month (Story)
Mar 02, 2019
What is ASMR? (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
The History of Black History Month: An Explainer (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
5 Little Known Figures in Black History (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Songs about love: A playlist for your Valentine’s Day (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
What’s in a Name? Soul food vs. Southern food (Story/Media)
Jan 22, 2019
Student Production: Vegetarian Options (Media)
Dec 05, 2018
The 10 Absolute Worst Christmas Songs Ever (Story)
Dec 02, 2018
An Explainer: Soul Food (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
Get to know a Maconite: Julie Wilkerson (Story)
Nov 25, 2018
Photo Gallery: Fall Fashion (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Local ministry reverse trick-or-treats at senior apartments (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2018
A Playlist for 24/7 Pride (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
An Explainer: Self-Care (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
Confucius Institute Day at Wesleyan College (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Audiogram: Scott Mitchell from Travis Jean Emporium (Story)
Sep 16, 2018
Which Macon music icon are you based on your style? (Story)
The Macon Newsroom features work from the collaboration among Mercer's Center for Collaborative Journalism, 13WMAZ, Georgia Public Broadcasting and The Telegraph
Aliyah Dorsey