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Maya Shah: New Journalist Welcomed to TAPinto Holmdel & Colts Neck

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - Tap into Holmdel and Colts Neck is proud to introduce Maya Shah as our first intern at TAPinto Holmdel and Colts Neck - the only free daily online news in Holmdel and Colts Neck. Sign up at http://tapinto.net/enews

Maya, of Middletown, attends Allied Academy as a Senior Honors Student and will be creating excellent content focused on teen life and important issues that resonate with her generation and all generations. 

We look forward to sharing her professional content with our readers and thank the community for their continued support for local news delivered online daily.

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Ms. Shah brings her already diverse background to our growing readership, including:

Author- "My young adult novel The Demon’s Angel, published by Left Hand Publishers, uses the symbols of angels and demons to represent the polarization that exists in society today. The paperback edition and Nook edition were released February 3, 2018." Said Maya

Captain and Lawyer for Mock Trial - 2014- 2018

"This job required a lot of public speaking and organization. Our Mock Trial made it to the finals in the Monmouth County regional competition in 2017 and the semifinals in 2016." Said Maya.

Member of Engage in Change- 2017- Present

"I have recently participated in a video to raise awareness for Rohingya, which received recognition in the Asbury Park Press. All members of the club were also invited to governor-elect Phil Murray’s inaugural ball, where we seek to increase awareness about the Rohingya people." Said Maya.

Additionally, her prior and current work included:

Volunteer and Trainer at Riverview Medical Center

Tutor  in biology, physics, chemistry, and U.S. History I, and Anatomy and Physiology II. 

Member of National Honors Society- 2016-Present

Member of World Language Honors Society- Fall of 2016

National Latin Exam- Gold Award for Latin I

National Latin Exam- Summa Cum Laude Award for Latin III

Commended by National Merit Scholarship Program 

Quite a resume for a driven young lady who will help inform our readers on important issues of the day.

Welcome aboard Maya Shah!

Have a story idea for Maya? Email it to jwall@tapinto.net

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