Alisa Reznick

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Senior Field Correspondent - Tucson

Alisa Reznick is a senior field correspondent covering stories across southern Arizona and the borderlands for the Tucson bureau of KJZZ's Fronteras Desk.

Prior to joining KJZZ, she covered border and immigration at Arizona Public Media, where she was awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her coverage of Indigenous-led protests against border wall construction.

Reznick started her career working in bilingual newsrooms and as a freelance journalist in Amman, Jordan. Her reporting on migration, refugees and human rights has appeared on PRX’s The World, Al Jazeera and Nova PBS, among others. As a recipient of the International Labour Organization's FAIRWAY Reporting Fellowship, she spent six months reporting on labor migration issues across Arab States.

Originally from Flagstaff, she likes climbing, being outdoors and Pluto.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Lawyers file suit in AZ on behalf of asylum-seeking families forced to separate at border Alisa Reznick July 26, 2022
Afghan family reunited in Tucson after almost 2 years Alisa Reznick July 26, 2022
Tucson to introduce new, non-emergency call line Alisa Reznick July 20, 2022
Tucson residents can tune in to hear about groundwater cleanup Alisa Reznick July 13, 2022
USCIS program encourages citizenship for legal residents Alisa Reznick July 13, 2022
Activists have more questions after Border Patrol investigation of Del Rio incident Alisa Reznick July 13, 2022
1st probable monkeypox case in Pima County reported Alisa Reznick July 12, 2022
Biden administration pick to lead ICE officially withdrawn from nomination Alisa Reznick July 12, 2022
Mexican national dies in ICE custody at Florence facility Alisa Reznick July 11, 2022
Arizona abortion rights organizers close in on the final hours of petition signature deadline Alisa Reznick July 6, 2022
AZ DACA recipients follow latest program hearing Alisa Reznick July 6, 2022
Activists, lawmakers point to U.S. policy's role in Texas migrant tragedy Alisa Reznick June 30, 2022
Activists hope AZ ballot initiative will protect abortion access Alisa Reznick June 29, 2022
FAQ: Where abortion stands in Arizona after the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade Kathy Ritchie, Nick Sanchez, Alisa Reznick June 24, 2022
DHS introduces exemptions to broaden protections for Afghan refugees Alisa Reznick June 16, 2022
10 years in, DACA recipients still searching for permanent solutions Alisa Reznick June 15, 2022
Supreme Court ruling could transform how immigration policy is challenged Alisa Reznick June 15, 2022
Universities in AZ, across U.S. urge more support for refugee students Alisa Reznick June 14, 2022
Some Border Patrol agents will carry heat stress kits Alisa Reznick June 14, 2022
Government will appeal Texas ruling against Biden's deportation priorities Alisa Reznick June 13, 2022
ICE will consider military service before pursuing deportation of some migrants Alisa Reznick June 13, 2022
Would-be DACA recipients file motion for relief as court decision looms Alisa Reznick June 8, 2022
Some politicians insist migrants bring drugs across border. Data tells a different story Alisa Reznick June 1, 2022
Record 100M people have been displaced from their homes worldwide Alisa Reznick June 1, 2022
COVID wastewater testing data to be published for Pima County Alisa Reznick May 31, 2022