Nami Nagaoka is a news reporter for The Jambar while seeking a bachelor's degree in journalism at Youngstown State University. She is an international student from Japan. Her previous working experiences as a reporter include Light The Wick and Yo Magazines over various topic from local level trough international level. She loves being in a diverse community and enjoys cooking and trying unique international foods as a hobby. She is currently working at International Programs Office and has a leadership position in international students organizations. By being involved in many international organizations and meeting people from various backgrounds, it has allowed her to write stories from some unique views of life.