Christopher Malo
Christopher Malo
Editor & Community Liaison
Department: Journalism
Office: 215 204-8346
316 Annenberg Hall

Biography

Christopher Malo is the content curator and community liaison in the Klein School of Media and Communication’s journalism department. Malo attained a degree in journalism with magna cum laude distinction from Temple University and currently serves as an adjunct faculty member and editor of the department’s capstone class, PhiladelphiaNeighborhoods.com.

During his time at PhiladelphiaNeighborhoods, the website and his students have achieved local and national distinction including winning EPPY awards, Society of Professional Journalism awards and Keystone Press awards.

In 2016, he was an editor for the school's special topics course in which students served as a wire service covering the Democratic National Convention for nearly 20 news outlets throughout the country.

Previously, Malo owned his own nationally-distributed print magazine and his freelance work has appeared in places such as Vice and Philadelphia Daily News. He is also the managing editor of JUMP magazine, which covers the music scene in the Philadelphia.