ASHLEY

FRASER

PULL QUOTES

As chief podcast editor for the Ryerson Review of Journalism Podcast, Pull Quotes, Ashley produced a range of podcasts on issues within Canadian journalism. 

The Out of Office Finale 

March 2020 

Exploring Innovative Journalism Practices

March 2020

Putting Calls for Racial Diversity in Canadian Media into Action

February 2020

How The StarMetro Cuts Exemplify The Precarious Nature Of Journalism

December 2019

Walking the Fine Line of Objectivity in the Age of Twitter – A Conversation With Desmond Cole and Vicky Mochama

November 2019

A Podcast About Podcasts Plus: A Q&A with Jayme Poisson

October 2019 

CBC RADIO TORONTO   

CBC RADIO
Planting 1 trillion trees could slow climate change. Here's how Canada could contribute
CBC NEWS
As Hong Kong protests continue, some protesters mull moving their money offshore
CBC RADIO
Too close to home: Burnaby Mountain residents react to the Trans Mountain expansion approval
Move over Boris: Jo Swinson could be a 'kingmaker' in British politics

July 2019

Planting 1 trillion trees could slow climate change. Here's how Canada could contribute

March 2020

Putting Calls for Racial Diversity in Canadian Media into Action

February 2020

How The StarMetro Cuts Exemplify The Precarious Nature Of Journalism

December 2019

Walking the Fine Line of Objectivity in the Age of Twitter – A Conversation With Desmond Cole and Vicky Mochama

November 2019

A Podcast About Podcasts Plus: A Q&A with Jayme Poisson

October 2019 

 DEMO  

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.

Ashley's Interview with legendary Rock n' Roll Photographer
Bob Gruen 
Ashley's Interview with Chef and Forager Robin Kort 

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.

This playlist showcases some of Ashley's favourite clips from her work with Leeds Student Radio. 

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