Damla is news presenter for Tagesschau24 and Tagesschau of ARD German Public Broadcasting where she is covering breaking news and all kinds of newsworthy events. The ARD is with 22.000 employees one of the world’s largest broadcast organizations and Germany’s market leader in hard news, news magazines and documentaries. Damla is also working as a multilingual investigative journalist and reporter for the West German Broadcasting WDR. She is also the host and founder of our interview series ‘Harvard Club Talks’. She studied English and Romance languages and literature as well as Communication at Duesseldorf’s Heinrich-Heine-University, in which she holds a master’s degree. In Harvard Damla has studied Communication at the HSS (Graduate Level) and finished her studies with an “A” and a letter of recommendation. Damla currently lives in Hamburg and was elected Officer of the Harvard Club in November 2016.


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