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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
A man prepares to use drugs at OnPoint NYC.

Why A New York City Facility Allows Drug Use To Reduce Overdoses

Tesla vehicle charges at a charging station
Chuck BurtonBusiness

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Boom Nationwide

Kristina Mankova and her daughter, Barbara, in New York City
Newsy / Mai Nolasco-CarranzaWorld

Russian Mother And Daughter Stuck In New York City After Flight Ban


Russian Community In The U.S. Faces Backlash As War Wages On

Street Food Vendor Mariela Goyburo.

Street Food Vendor Says Her Kids Provide Inspiration During Pandemic

People walk on a New York City street.

Russian-Speaking Community In U.S. Is Terrified By War

A person walks by a non-fungible token vending machine.
Ted Shaffrey / APTech

What Are NFTs, And Are They Worth It? Experts, Artists Weigh In

Flower bouquets are seen at a grocery store.
Nam Y. Huh / APU.S.

The Backstory Behind Your Valentine's Day Flowers

People gathered to protest Lauren Smith-Fields death investigation.

Lauren Smith-Fields' Family To Sue City Over Her Death Investigation

NYC MESH volunteers working on a rooftop

New York Nonprofit Helps Expand Internet Access

Visitors at the Adventure Aquarium
Axel Turcios / NewsyU.S.

Dive Into An Underwater Winter Wonderland

A woman draws a glass of water from the tap

Newark Replaces Lead Pipes To Address Water Crisis

AP ImagesU.S.

Low Expectations, Days Before Pres. Biden To Meet Putin

Railway Construction in New York City
Mark Lennihan / APPolitics

Infrastructure Negotiations Blow Past Deadline

Wikimedia/Touch Of LightU.S.

UFO Report Due In June, As Government Is Accused Of Withholding Info

Mourners perform last rites for a COVID-19 victim
AP/Aijaz RahiU.S.

Indian Students In U.S. Raise Money For COVID Crisis At Home

Afghan interpreter Janis Shinwari (left) and a U.S. solider in Afghanistan
Janis ShinwariU.S.

Many Afghan Interpreters Risked Their Lives For the U.S. — Now What?

Elon Wilson and his son
Marvin MillerU.S.

Black Firefighter Out Of Prison After Discovery Of Falsified Documents


New Military Diversity Chief Investigated Over 'Controversial' Posts

Migrants wait in a Reynosa, Mexico park

In The Park Where Families Expelled To Mexico Wait, Fearing Kidnapping

Migrants in a McAllen, Texas Relief Shelter

Inside High-Demand Migrant Relief Shelter Near U.S.-Mexico Border

Kids lay in a crowded CBP shelter in Texas
U.S. Customs and Border ProtectionPolitics

Feds Expand Child Migrant Capacity As 'Don't Come' Message Fails

Migrants at a bus station in Brownsville, Texas

'No Information': Newsy Talks To Migrants Released Without Court Dates


Veteran-Focused Website Is Run By Russia And Pushes Vaccine Skepticism

Vial of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Experts Worry AstraZeneca Sidelining Will Compound Vaccine Hesitancy

Rep. Madeleine Dean and Harry Cunnane with Newsy's Alex Miller

'Under Our Roof' Follows A Family Facing One Member's Substance Use

Andrew Lawler / NewsyWorld

Sex And Spying: An Old Trick Made New With Technology

Rising Tides Create New Climate Migrants
Newsy / Kevin ClancySci/Health

Rising Tides

Woman in Army uniform ties back hair

Military Changes Hair Standards To Be More Inclusive For Minorities

File photo, Coachella 2019

The Long-Term Societal Impacts Of Life After COVID-19