Sammy Sussman

Sammy Sussman

Intern

Sammy Sussman is a reporter from Bedford Hills, New York, and a senior at the University of Michigan. In 2018, he reported in The Michigan Daily about 40 years of alleged sexual harassment, misconduct and assault by a former associate dean in high school. His reporting was featured in the Columbia Journalism Review and the Detroit Free Press’ year-ending series.

His work has been featured in VAN magazine, Bridge and the Detroit Jewish News. His work for the publication Medium about overpriced COVID-19 testing in his hometown was featured in a New York Times exposĂ© on overpriced testing by the town’s chosen testing company.

Sammy also is a composer and bassist, receiving an honorable mention in the New York Philharmonic’s New World Composition Challenge.