Paolo Zialcita

Student Reporter

Paolo Zialcita is a senior at the University of Nevada, Reno, studying journalism and sociology. He is joining KUNR after spending the summer on the east coast as an intern for Connecticut Public Radio, through the Dow Jones News Fund. He is also an alumni of the 2017 NPR Next Generation Radio Program.

When not in class or in the newsroom, Paolo can be caught at a local coffee shop writing screenplays that no one will read, listening to podcasts, or yelling at his laptop while watching soccer.

The entrance to a weekly motel in Reno.
Google Maps (June 2017)

Local activists and leaders are coming together to bring weekly motels to the forefront of Reno's housing debate. KUNR’s Paolo Zialcita reports.