Meet the Team

Luke Piotrowski


Luke Piotrowski is a videography intern at Newsy's Washington, D.C. bureau. He's a recent graduate of Michigan State University, and his main focus is on non-fiction storytelling through video and photography. Luke grew up in Traverse City, Michigan — a small beach town on the coast of Lake Michigan. Outside of work, he hikes, camps and spends time on the Great Lakes when he can.

  Recent Work
U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit.
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Trump Touts Fentanyl Deal With China. Experts Say Hold Your Applause.

Rep. Nancy Pelosi
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Democrats Won The House On Health Care. What Happens Now?

Gerson Quintersos and Christian Aovarezsilva participate in a phone back with United We Dream
Newsy, Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

These Undocumented Immigrants Are Making Sure Their Allies Go Vote

A nurse undergoes physical therapy for an on-the-job injury.

Violence Against Nurses Is Up While OSHA Enforcement Is Down

President Trump
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Why President Trump Can't End Birthright, But Some Think He Can

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Saudi Arabia
U.S. Department of StateWorld

Khashoggi Case Forces US To Choose Between Interests And Values

Charlotte Pence sits for an interview with Newsy.
Newsy Staff/Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Charlotte Pence On Broken Friendships, Lessons Learned Post-2016

Architect sketches building
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Dream Jobs: Architect

Former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan participates in an interview with Newsy.

Former Ed. Secy. Arne Duncan Talks Teachers Running In Midterms

Hands working clay
Luke Piotrowski / NewsyU.S.

Dream Jobs: Potter

Marcus and Marissa Martin at their wedding
M Harris Studios, Courtesy of Marissa MartinU.S.

Charlottesville Survivors Reflect On The Wedding Of A Lifetime

Newsy's Jamal Andress and a Charlottesville resident look at a Confederate monument
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Charlottesville Remains Ground Zero For The Confederate Statues Debate

Susan Bro with a picture of her daughter Heather Heyer
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

A Year Later, Susan Bro Is Making Her Daughter's Death Count

Mary Kong-Devito
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Dream Jobs: Restaurant E-Impresario

A family crosses into Canada at an irregular border crossing.
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiWorld

Crossing North: Asylum Seekers Use The US As A Route Into Canada

Kristof Grina
Luke Piotrowski / NewsyU.S.

Dream Jobs: Urban Farmer

Real estate photographer David Lewis
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Dream Jobs: Real Estate Photographer

Kerry Kennedy

RFK's Daughter On His Continuing Impact 50 Years After His Death

Big Mail digs into the data-driven scams behind junk mail.
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Big Mail: Signed, Sealed, Exploited

How does a "do not mail" registry work?
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

How Does A 'Do Not Mail' Registry Work?

Kerry Kennedy, president of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights

Kerry Kennedy On Political Media And Her Father's Legacy In Journalism

Chelsea Manning

Chelsea Manning On Prison, ICE And Freedom

Newsy sat down with two Columbine survivors giving back to other mass shooting survivors.
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Two Columbine Survivors Have Worked To Move On, Heal By Giving Back

Rep. Trey Gowdy and Sen. Tim Scott

'Unified': Rep. Gowdy And Sen. Scott Talk Unity, Race And Their Party

Student Tanner Ray at a gun range
Tanner RayPolitics

Despite The March, The Gun Debate Isn't Settled Among Young People

Students at the March for Our Lives.
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Intersectionality Was On Display At The March For Our Lives In DC

Street sign diplomacy is common throughout countries around the world, as it's an easy way to score political points.
Newsy / Andrew LawlerPolitics

Street Sign Diplomacy: How Countries Use Street Signs To Troll Rivals

Conor Lamb, the apparent congressman-elect for PA-18.
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Conor Lamb Pulls Out Apparent Victory In PA: A 2018 Midterms Omen?

Greene County official Scott Kelley
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Paper Ballots Are More Of A Placebo Than A Cure For Election Meddling

Two campaign volunteers go canvassing in Pennsylvania.

Here's What It Looks Like During The Last Days Of A Campaign