Yanqi recently graduated from the University of Missouri, where she studied data journalism and investigative reporting. She is working on the Workshop’s Accountability Project. Previously, she was a digital reporting fellow at PolitiFact and worked as a research assistant for the National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting (NICAR) data library.
She has reported for radio, television, print and online newsrooms on local and international issues since her freshman year at the campus radio station.
In her spare time, she enjoys music and traveling.