Colleen Shalby

Writer

Colleen Shalby is a community engagement editor for the Los Angeles Times. Prior to joining the team, she worked at PBS NewsHour in Washington, D.C., as social media editor and a news blog editor and reporter. While there, she worked with the digital and broadcast teams to reach new audiences, strategized video content, helped relaunch NewsHour’s news blog and covered a variety of topics. She’s a graduate of George Washington University with a degree in American Studies, and a native of Southern California.

Recent Articles

  • It's Week 4 of Trump's presidency. We're keeping track of the major events

    It's Week 4 of Trump's presidency. We're keeping track of the major events

    President Trump’s fourth week in office got off to a rough start with the resignation of his national security advisor. Michael Flynn resigned late Monday in the wake of revelations about conversations he had with a Russian official during the transition between the Obama and Trump administrations. Here’s...

  • Moments from Trump's news conference that stood out

    Moments from Trump's news conference that stood out

    Trump's new immigration directives: stricter enforcement and more deportations Feb. 22, 2017, 7:36 a.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: New Homeland Security Department memos call for strengthening immigration enforcement President Trump, after failing to...

  • Here are some of the puzzling moments from Trump's first solo news conference

    Here are some of the puzzling moments from Trump's first solo news conference

    On his 28th day in office, President Trump held his first solo news conference. It lasted about 90 minutes and left viewers with a number of moments that were, well, out of the norm for presidential briefings. But, of course, those norms were set before Trump was elected president. The appearance...

  • Timeline: What we know about the events leading to Michael Flynn's resignation

    Timeline: What we know about the events leading to Michael Flynn's resignation

    Less than a month in to the new administration, President Trump's national security advisor, Gen. Michael Flynn, has resigned after admitting that he misled his White House colleagues, including Vice President Mike Pence, about conversations he'd had with Russia's ambassador to Washington. In those...

  • Timeline of events leading up to Michael Flynn's resignation

    Timeline of events leading up to Michael Flynn's resignation

    Trump's new immigration directives: stricter enforcement and more deportations Feb. 22, 2017, 7:36 a.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: New Homeland Security Department memos call for strengthening immigration enforcement President Trump, after failing to...

  • Here's a recap of Trump's third week in office

    Here's a recap of Trump's third week in office

    President Trump’s Week 3 in office has been packed full of notable moments. We’ll try to help you keep track of the major events: Travel ban overview On Jan. 27, President Trump signed an executive order that suspended entry to the U.S. for visitors from seven mostly Muslim countries for at least...

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