Rana F. Sweis is a freelance journalist, a researcher and was awarded a 2014 Visiting Fellowship from the New America Foundation. Her work has been published in the New York Times, The International New York Times, Huffington Post and other media outlets. Led the Open Society Institute-sponsored global Mapping Digital Media Study for Jordan. Currently working on completing the manuscript for Voices of Jordan, a non-fiction book that will provide a compelling collage of contemporary Jordanian narratives. Rana holds an MA from the Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University and a BA in Journalism from Hofstra University.