Alena Maschke

Alena Maschke is a N.Y.C-based writer who is currently in the process of receiving her M.S. from the Columbia Journalism School. She loves working with data and is interested in social justice, housing and immigration. 

Stories By Alena Maschke

Is It Really Possible to Count Every Homeless New Yorker in One Night?

Once a year, thousands of volunteers canvass NYC interviewing the homeless, but critics question whether this parachute-in approach is accurate or adequate.