As chief podcast editor for the Ryerson Review of Journalism Podcast, Pull Quotes, Ashley produced a range of podcasts on issues within Canadian journalism.
CBC RADIO TORONTO
Over the course of Ashley's various work experiences from 2016-2017 she developed a demo of some of her work.
CBC RADIO VANCOUVER
In May 2017, Ashley began her work as a CBC Peter Gzowski intern. Four interns across Canada were selected for this internship. Ashley trained and worked as an Associate Producer for 4 months, for radio programs including On the Coast and BC Almanac.
HONG KONG 360
In May, Ashley travelled to Hong Kong to create a 360-video documentary reporting on the theme "disappearing Hong Kong". Ashley and several of her colleagues travelled to some of Hong Kong's fishing villages to discover their history and how the community is changing. Ashley produced this podcast in reflection of her trip which was published here.
BBC WORLD SERVICE
Ashley worked for the daily radio program BBC World Have Your Say, during a 3-week work experience placement. She was given the opportunity to research and help develop a global discussion with guests from all over the world, covering a range of current affairs including the EU Referendum, US Election, EURO 2016, the Orlando shootings, and Senate filibuster in the US.
Each day she worked with Have Your Say team to research stories and fix guests for a one hour daily discussion program.
LEEDS STUDENT RADIO
From September 2015 to May 2016, while she completed her exchange in the United Kingdom, Ashley volunteered for the Leeds Student Radio for the programme NewsLink. Ashley worked as a Lead News Presenter discussing various global and local issues and events. While volunteering, Newslink won "Best Core Show" and Ashley won "Best Newsreader" at the Leeds Student Radio Awards.