Vlad Odobescu is a freelance journalist and member of the Romanian Centre for Investigative Journalism and correspondent for Casa Jurnalistului, an independent media platform based in Bucharest. His articles have been published by USA Today, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Der Standard, New Statesmen and many other media outlets. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and currently is studying anthropology. During his Humphrey year, Odobescu plans to examine funding models for investigative journalism across the U.S. in order to adopt similar solutions in his home country.
For his final Capstone project, Odobescu spoke with several non-profit investigative journalists across the country, and built a website to house, and comment on, the interviews. Visit his final project, American News NonProfits, here.