Matt Yan 2021-01-21T10:16:07+00:00

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Matt Yan joins Melwood Global as a co-op from Northeastern University with experience in social media, journalism, editing and writing.

Matt hails from Washington, DC and is a second-year student at Northeastern, pursuing a combined B.A. in Journalism and English with a minor in French. An avid storyteller, Matt has experience reporting on issues of social justice as well as topics related to Gen Z, food and lifestyle. Prior to joining Melwood, he was an Editorial Intern at Edible DC, a local food publication, and Social Media Editor for The Huntington News, Northeastern University’s independent student newspaper. He is excited to dive deeper into the world of public relations, strategic communications and policy work at Melwood.

In his free time, Matt can be found editing stories as the Lifestyle Editor for The Huntington News or in the kitchen, working through cookbooks with his roommates and friends. He also loves to travel and find obscure places to explore.

Fast Facts

  • Matt’s high school was the filming location for Dead Poet’s Society with Robin Williams.

  • Pre-pandemic, Matt traveled to 10 countries in 2019 –– his favorite was Singapore!

The “30” Blog

2/22/21 Digest

February 22nd, 2021|0 Comments

The Landscape More than 6,500 bills were filed by the 40 state Senators and 160 state Representatives for consideration by the bill filing deadline last Friday. With the benchmark behind them, the work of the [...]

2/8/2021 Digest

February 8th, 2021|0 Comments

The Landscape Former Pittsfield state Senator Ben Downing is running for Governor. The 39-year-old vice president of New Market Development for Nexamp launched his campaign this morning, saying he wants to build a fairer, stronger [...]

1/1/2021 Digest

February 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

The Landscape The start of this legislative session continues to reflect an institution in a period of transition. Speaker Ron Mariano has delayed the House’s biennial debate on rules until July citing the impact of [...]

Digest 1/25/21

January 25th, 2021|0 Comments

The Landscape Senate President Karen Spilka is calling on the Baker Administration to provide increased information to an increasingly frustrated public on when, where and how they will get COVID-19 vaccines. Appearing on WCVB-TV’s “On [...]

1/11/21 Digest

January 11th, 2021|0 Comments

The Landscape Congressional Democrats are going to try to remove President Trump from office. Here’s what you need to know: The earliest action on impeachment could happen Tuesday in the House Rules Committee, which would [...]

Digest 1/4/2021

January 4th, 2021|0 Comments

The Landscape Members of the 192nd General Court, including 19 newly elected state representatives and senators, will take the oath of office Wednesday for the 2021-2022 session. Governor Charlie Baker will swear in a quorum [...]