Annika Hammerschlag is a French and English speaking freelance reporter and photographer based in Dakar, Senegal. Her bylines include The Daily Beast, Associated Press, Quartz, VOA and The Village Voice, among others. She is a former staff reporter and photojournalist for the Naples Daily News/USA Today Network and a former photojournalist for The Daily Bruin.
- Columbia Journalism School, M.S.
- U.C.L.A., B.A.
- Overseas Press Club Scholar, 2016