Patrick deHahn

An international news reporter learning about world politics and conflict, Patrick deHahn covers news around the clock.

deHahn’s professional journalistic experience has taken him from Voice of America’s Middle East division to, just recently, joining the CNN team to report for for three months in the fall and winter of 2013. He has also worked with SmartBrief, Inc. on their content team and at the New York Daily News on social media. He was named a “rising star in journalism,” as seen in The Huffington Post.

Some memorable reporting experiences include live-reporting the Occupy Wall Street events in New York and live-blogging the Egypt June 30 uprising that concluded in Morsi’s ouster, among other pressing international breaking news.

With Patrick’s interests, he specializes on world politics – both domestic and international in terms of foreign policy, war and conflict – usually working in print and online media. He also takes interest in learning about protest, political science, terrorism, security, communication and societal topics. deHahn spends his spare time live-blogging breaking news and covering news from every continent via multiple social networks.

deHahn is currently a contributor on ShortFormBlog while set to complete his undergrad education May 2014. He resides in New York and is looking ahead to his next steps.