Emily Frost

Reporter/Producer @efrost1 efrost@dnainfo.com

Emily Frost is a Reporter/Producer covering the Upper West Side.

She joined DNAinfo.com New York after graduating from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg Graduate School for Journalism, where she was an Annenberg Fellow and an executive producer and host at Annenberg Radio News.

While at Annenberg, Emily reported from Hong Kong and Delhi and assisted at public radio station KPCC, covering stories ranging from atomic physics to Indian adoption to the 20th anniversary of the Los Angeles riots.

Before moving to Los Angeles for graduate school, Emily lived in Fort Greene, and worked at the online parenting magazine Babble.com, as well as interning at WNYC.

She also served as a post-production assistant for the award-winning documentary Summer Pasture, about a nomadic family in rural Tibet.
 
As a freelance writer, Emily has also been published in The Washington Post, KCET.com, Global Post, LA Weekly, Marketplace.org, and aired work on KQED and KPCC.

Fun Fact: Emily's early dreams of being a movie star were realized at age 7, when she appeared in the background of a local TV program examining her father's notoriety as one of Massachusetts' best "grill masters."

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

October 1, 2014

Harlem Public School Gains Exclusive International Baccalaureate Status

P.S. 242 achieved the certification through a long and arduous process, the principal said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

October 1, 2014

Attacker Follows UWS Woman Home and Sexually Assaults Her, Police Say

The attack happened on Sept. 26 in the 24th Precinct, the NYPD said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 30, 2014

Picketers Rally in Front of Trinity School to Protest Expansion Project

Trinity House tenants protest the Trinity School's expansion plans. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 30, 2014

Parents Rip Success Academy for Not Sharing Locations of Proposed Charters

Success Academy has submitted a proposal to create charter schools in Districts 2 and 3. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 26, 2014

Turn-of-the-Century Style Beer Hall Opens Next to Columbia

The new bar and restaurant Bernheim & Schwartz features 10 homemade brews.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 26, 2014

Controversial UWS Homeless Shelter to Downsize Under 4-Year City Contract

Freedom House shelter has been awarded a $16 million contract despite neighborhood opposition.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 24, 2014

Only 2 Students Found Guilty Out of 29 Sex Assault Reports at Columbia

The university released a long-awaited report on campus sex assaults in the face of growing criticism.

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September 23, 2014

New Exhibit Chronicles Path of Chinese Americans in the U.S.

The New-York Historical Society details the journey of Chinese Americans from the 18th century to now.