Jacklyn Kim Apprentice News Clerk, AirTalk
Jacklyn Kim is an Apprentice News Clerk for AirTalk with Larry Mantle on KPCC.
Prior to joining Southern California Public Radio, Jacklyn interned for NPR’s flagship news program All Things Considered at its Washington, D.C., headquarters. During her time in Washington, Jacklyn booked and produced segments driving national news coverage, including NPR’s first on-air voice for the 2016 Turkey coup and news at the Democratic National Convention.
Before NPR, Jacklyn wrote for OC Weekly as a restaurant reviewer and local reporter. A California native, she’s passionate about food (especially Korean), the arts, and human interest stories.
Jacklyn originally attended California State University, Dominguez Hills, as an audio-engineering major before graduating with a B.A. in the communications journalism option.
Stories by Jacklyn Kim
A solid cup of joe is just one element of the consummate coffee culture experience. AirTalk listeners weigh in with their favorite spots.
If you’re a public radio nerd, listening to Morning Edition’s calming guitar riff in the early AM, or Marketplace’s bells and drums cueing the latest business news - are essential notes in your day.
Gracing the screen with his first animated feature, Michaël Dudok de Wit explores the milestones of a man deserted on a tropical island, yet inhabited by nature’s wonders - be they friendly land creatures or unforgiving storms.
The California Legislature is lawyering up in preparation for the next four years under Donald Trump - and the person they’ve hired is a familiar name: Eric H. Holder Jr.
There’s a lot more to planning for the future than you might think.
According to Alex Soojung-Kim Pang’s latest research, “work hard now, play hard later” is general wisdom that robs the mind of creativity, productivity and the chance to thrive.
Before becoming His Holiness, Pope Francis was Jorge Mario Bergoglio.
North Dakota’s governor has set an eviction date for December 5, but there are no plans for forcible removal of the Dakota Access Pipeline protesters, which has led to confusion.
Addicted to watching presidential election news? Lost sleep over your country's divisiveness? Fear not, we've gathered a few techniques for avoiding election anxiety.
Tennis shoes or sneakers? Firefly or lightning bug? Have you ever heard someone from Alaska say, “the Lower 48s”?
In fewer than 90 days, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck’s department must propose specific ways to increase transparency after officer-involved shootings.