Kathy Chan

Hi, my name is Kathy Chan. I am a videographer, photographer, and digital journalist!

I am currently a freelance reporter and online media creator, ask me about my work!

You can contact me by email: kathy.altea.chan@gmail.com or on Twitter at @chan_kathyy.


On this webpage, you will be able to find all of my published works in News, Features, and Opinion! New blog posts, personal essays, and short stories will also be posted online as well.


Program preps kids for high school, college

Publish in The Temple News. A professor created the Urban Youth Leadership Academy for North Philadelphia middle school students. After watching too many young students get caught up in the criminal justice system, the Rev. Juwan Bennett was determined to help. “Working…with kids within the criminal justice system, I learned that we were losing a…

Why we need women behind the camera.

A student describes her experience has a filmmaker and how identity plays a big role in her work. As a woman majoring in film, it was (and still is) difficult to see myself being represented in the field.  As a bisexual, Asian woman, I felt this twice as hard. I am completely invisible.   When I…

Academy of Natural Science hosts youth-led discussion on climate change

Youth-led panel discussed the effects of climate change and what young people can do to make a difference. The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University hosted their first “Youth Climate Action Forum”, a free youth-led forum discussing climate change and environmental issues, in the main auditorium of the museum on Sunday.   The youth-led forum…

I am North Philadelphian

Published in The Temple News. A student from North Philadelphia who attends Temple writes about how other students disrespect her home. All throughout my life, I attended schools in North Philadelphia.  I grew up in the city’s Olney section, which is closer to Cheltenham than it is to Center City, and attended the Philadelphia High…

Oasis: World Water Day

Published in The Temple News. Temple Dance Students celebrate their fifth World Water Day, Oasis. The Boyer College of Music and Dance hosted The Oasis: World Water Day Symposium on Friday to celebrate the United Nations’ annual World Water Day.   This year’s theme was “Leaving no one behind.” The three-part symposium included Whirl, a…

Bubble tea chain Mr. Wish opens near Main Campus

Published in The Temple News. Lucy Gao and her husband opened a storefront on Cecil B. Moore amid the growing bubble tea trend. Lucy Gao noticed bubble tea gaining popularity in the United States. So in Summer 2018, the she opened a Mr. Wish shop near Main Campus with her husband. A Taiwanese chain, Mr.…

Program preps kids for high school, college

Publish in The Temple News. A professor created the Urban Youth Leadership Academy for North Philadelphia middle school students. After watching too many young students get caught up in the criminal justice system, the Rev. Juwan Bennett was determined to help. “Working…with kids within the criminal justice system, I learned that we were losing a…

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