CBS News reports on photos that honor grads during COVID-19 pandemic

Earlier this week we wrote about local photographer Kial James’ plans to “capture 2020 grads from the Lost Year.” As Kial mentioned, Arlington, VA, photojournalist Matt Mendelsohn launched a similar project on the East Coast: “I ask each student, ‘What makes you you?’ And we go from there.”

We also wrote about Matt’s project. Tonight the CBS Evening News also reported on the heartfelt series. A video is here:

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Jeff Pelline is a veteran editor and award-winning journalist - in print and online. He is publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine and its website SierraCulture.com. Jeff covered business and technology for The San Francisco Chronicle for 12 years, and he was a founding editor and Editor of CNET News for eight years, among other positions. Jeff has a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and a master's from Northwestern University. His hobbies include sailing, swimming, and trout fishing in the Sierra.

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