Magdiela Matta is Boston-based journalist currently reporting as a fellow at WBUR’s ARTery. Previously, she worked at The Loop Lab.

All Stories by Magdiela Matta

March 25, 2021

‘When you eat my food, you will know the journey’

Chef Elena Terry describes all the steps it takes to deliver a tasty plate to your table, filled with intentionality, nutrition, and deep connection to ancestral foods.

February 19, 2021

Yes, women can also wear a construction uniform

When Genny Cornejo stepped into the electrician trade in high school, she had to self-advocate to her dad. She joined the trade and realized the need for more women in the male-dominated field.

February 11, 2021

The bliss of flight: Pilot Lindsey Nicole Jefferies

Lindsey Nicole Jefferies, the first and only black female Blackhawk Pilot for the North Carolina National Guard, finds bliss in flying and her career.