The Washington Journalism and Media Conference


Junior Faculty Advisor

Nick DeLuca is a rising senior at Penn State University majoring in Broadcast Journalism with minors in Digital Media Trends and Analytics and Music Performance. Originally from Pittsburgh, this is his second year serving as a JFA, and he is ecstatic to return to the conference. Nick is currently serving as a Writer/Journalist Intern with The Borgen Project, a nonprofit organization that raises worldwide awareness of poverty and famine. He has also worked as a field reporter with Penn State Network News, and as a Teaching Assistant within the Bellisario College of Communications. Outside of the classroom, Nick is a trumpet player in the Penn State Blue Band and Symphonic Wind Ensemble, an Eagle Scout, and the Head Lifeguard/Assistant Manager of a private swim club in South Pittsburgh. He is looking forward to working with the correspondents and passing off his knowledge to them!