Maureen Mullarkey is a graduate student at New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute in the Reporting the Nation, Reporting New York. She expects to graduate with a master's in Multimedia Journalism in December 2020.

A New York City native, her background and passion lies in local news, interning for publications like the Queens Courier and NY1 Spectrum News.

A reporter for NYU's Pavement Pieces she  has covered politics, the 2020 Presidential Election, Coronavirus, and local news.