Amanda is a freelance reporter and fourth-year journalism student at Carleton University in Ottawa. A political junkie at heart, she also loves travelling. She has experience covering a wide variety of beats including municipal, provincial, and federal politics, business, crime, aboriginal issues, and human interest. She is also an avid photographer and has worked for CBC The House, the Toronto Star, Capital News Online, OpenFile Ottawa, the North Oakville Today, and Centretown News. You can follow her on twitter at @amanda_conn.