Elly Yu


Elly Yu first joined WABE as a newsroom intern while she was in graduate school in 2013. After a stint away, she returned to the station in 2015. She covers health, immigration and state politics.

Elly is a 2017-18 investigative fellow with Reveal.  In 2014, she was an immigration reporting fellow with the Institute of Justice and Journalism.

Elly holds a bachelor’s in international relations from the University of Southern California, and a master’s in journalism from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, where she co-hosted a podcast. She’s from sunny southern California.