hi!

I am

a learning scientist phd student
| at the school of education and social policy at northwestern university
| a member of the delta lab + modal lab
| advised by Dr. Matthew Easterday + Dr. Eva Lam

a once-upon-a-time journalist
| now designing+implementing+researching civic journalism curriculum
| for transformative learning for marginalized youth + educators

and a non-fiction writer
| with essays at Brain Mill Press Voices, the Georgia Review, and HuffPo
| an advice column at The Tempest
| a sometimes-updated blog at medium
| and past work on cows, the fallacy of the ‘Word Gap’, + food

you can

contact me
| gulnazsaiyed[@]gmail.com

follow me
| @gulnazsaiyed
| where I mostly tweet about the show Empire
| on Facebook
| where I mostly post about writing