Sidney Madden, Dow Jones News Fund fellow, is a journalism student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has been the long-form editor and assistant features editor at the student newspaper, the Daily Illini. As long-form editor, she restructured the section to be more investigative in nature.
She is also the editor-in-chief of the Fashion Network, a publication at the university. She has previously interned at her campus NPR station as a digital news intern and at BuzzFeed News as a Dow Jones News Fund multi-platform copy-editing intern.