Jennifer Hsu produces videos about news and culture for WNYC. She is the creator of the Know Your Neighbor video series, which won a 2014 New York Press Club Award.
She was previously a video producer for Public Radio International and WNYC's The Takeaway, as well as a senior multimedia editor at Rolling Stone.
In addition to reporting from battleground states during the 2008 election, she's covered $2 billion renovations at the United Nations, dining at Occupy Wall Street, and an elite unit of the NYPD.
In 2010, she was chosen as a USC Annenberg/Getty Arts Journalism Fellow. Her work on the series "On the Brink," about falling out of the middle class into poverty, won a 2012 Front Page Award.
She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter. Follow her on Twitter @jennhsu
Jennifer Hsu appears in the following:
Friday, August 29, 2014
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Friday, August 08, 2014
Bodega cats are urban fixtures, silent kings of the concrete jungle. Now they have found their voice.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
We talk to World Cup obsessives from Japan, Cameroon, Brazil, Mexico, Croatia and Greece about how they cheer (and drink, and curse) their team.
Thursday, June 05, 2014
Cigarettes. Long showers. Deli runs. Teens can come up with a lot of reasons why they can't make it to class. At this Brooklyn high school, the staff is on the move, making sure the students stay—and graduate.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
"Worst thing about a family bed is, we don't have any more privacy," Maria Theresa Orozco.
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Giraffes. Jail. Coffee. Kids dream about the darndest things.
Monday, April 07, 2014
As a South Asian growing up in Texas, Arun Venugopal never thought twice about eating with his hands while at home but in public in front of his friends and strangers alike, it was a different story. Arun hits Wall Street to see if this taboo of his childhood is still relevant in NYC today.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Four of the best-known tech journalists define the latest, most ridiculous lingo being tossed around at the SXSW Interactive conference. Then we asked them to talk to us in that very jargon.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Feeling taxed by 2014 already? Promised yourself you'd stop being a slave to your phone? Take one short minute for this fun video guide to a digital detox.
Friday, January 10, 2014
Spike Jonzes' new movie forces us to ask how "real" love is when it's with artificial intelligence. And that's a very good thing to start thinking about.
Thursday, December 05, 2013
Hundreds of fast-food workers all over New York City and in cities across the country say no.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
It's not from The Velvet Underground.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
"No one asked me if they could put a Citibank on my block, so I shouldn't have to ask you if I can paint a mural on your block."
Monday, May 20, 2013
VIDEO. Area beaches officially reopen to visitors this weekend for swimmers, the first time since Sandy ravaged the area. But for the city's surfers, the beaches never closed. Surfer Michael Miller was back at Rockaway Beach a mere five weeks after the storm.
Friday, April 12, 2013
Porter House New York's Chef Michael Lomonaco invites Leonard Lopate to his kitchen for some pro tips in cooking the perfect steak.
Friday, January 18, 2013
An archive of WNYC's video reports about life after Sandy.
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Much of photographer Jae Donnelly's job involves waiting and staring. The 38-year-old Brit waits hours each day to get shots of celebrities in New York.