Portfolio of Work

Tom Moore, Asst. Professor, English Department / Journalism Program

Fall 2011 – Spring 2012: WBAI Radio Series on the Recession and Joblessness
A long form, in depth series of news reports on unemployment as the U.S. economy pulls out of a major recession.

August 2016: CBS News Radio Podcast-Web Radio Report on Detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
The White House releases a first ever report on the detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. In this long-form radio report, Tom Moore interviews U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte, who pushed the Obama Administration to publish the information.

January 2016: CBS News Radio Podcast – Web Radio Report on Republican Presidential Candidate Ben Carson
Republican Presidential candidate Ben Carson losing staff, his campaign falling apart, Tom Moore interviews political expert Stuart Rothenberg.

August 2015: Newspaper Article on the Battle of Brooklyn
A crucial part of the Revolutionary War in New York City and how a memorial may be built to commemorate it.

Summer 2014: CBS News Radio Podcast – Web Radio Report With U.S. Senator Bob Casey on Congress Regulating Companies
An interview about a bill that aims to keep a closer eye on corporations and the products they make.

December 2014: CBS News Radio Reporting On Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Future
After a crisis at the NYPD, questions about the Mayor of New York's next steps.

August 2016: NPR Affiliate WYPR Radio Report on the Battle of Brooklyn Looking at New Yorkers' Awareness of the battle and Maryland's Role in it
General George Washington fought his first and biggest battle of the Revolutionary War in Brooklyn and many don't know much about it. It was a critical moment for the new American army, only a little more than two months after the Declaration of Independence. Washington's decision not to fight to the last man saved his army and in the long haul made overall victory against the British possible. A unit from Maryland played a central role in the fight, another largely forgotten part of the story.

August 2015: Newspaper Article: Power Outage in Park Slope
In Park Slope, Brooklyn, one of the biggest food coops in the country deals with a crisis.

Summer 2015: CBS News Radio Podcast – Web Radio Report on Jobs and the Economy
An interview with a senior Obama administration official about the latest jobs numbers and the recovering U.S. economy.

August 2015: WBAI Radio / 99.5 FM Radio in New York City, Part of the Pacifica Radio Network: a Radio Report and Web Article on the Battle of Brooklyn
An in depth radio news story on the Battle of Brooklyn during the Revolutionary War and what it means for New York City today.