Rania Spooner's Profile

Reporter Rania Spooner hails from Melbourne, Australia. She reported on Aboriginal affairs, health and court for a daily newspaper in the Goldfields of western Australia prior to arriving in Missouri. Spooner's coverage of the financial hurdles facing the Aboriginal Legal Service of western Australia prompted parliamentary questioning of the issue. She is completing her journalism studies at MU on exchange from Australia's La Trobe University, where she was news editor of the student newspaper, Rabelais.