The CUNY J-School will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. There are no classes on Nov. 24, but the campus will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Ellen Lai

  1. Social Media Marketing Manager

Ellen Lai joined the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in October 2016 after spending 12 years as a writer and producer for Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network.

Ellen manages the school’s social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, and YouTube. She promotes academic programs, admissions efforts, school events, and faculty and students work across all platforms.

At Fox News, Ellen led editorial strategy and managed day-to-day operations for the Fox News social media team and served as a breaking news and special events producer. Prior to that, she worked in production for ESPN and ABC News.

Ellen graduated from the George Washington University with a B.A. in Electronic Media.