Jasmine Gallup

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Case Western Reserve University
Shakespeare, US Women's National Soccer Team, Amy Winehouse
  • During Jasmine’s five years as a news reporter, she interviewed Patagonia founder and environmental activist Yvon Chouinard.
  • She once spoke on a Toronto radio station about the long-running show Supernatural. She’s seen every one of its 327 episodes.
  • Jasmine has earned awards for feature writing from the NC Press Association and the Society of Professional Journalists.


Jasmine has been a freelance writer and editor for five years, working for both local, understaffed newspapers and national magazines. After graduating in 2017, she took a job as a stenographer in Washington, DC, where she witnessed criminal trials, military hearings, and U.S. agency meetings. She went on to work as a news reporter in the small town of Sanford, North Carolina before freelancing for publications including Screen Rant and Men’s Health. She currently writes for INDY Week, Raleigh’s premiere alt-weekly newspaper, where she penned an award-winning story about hot dog vendors. Jasmine joined Static Media in 2022, specializing in hidden history and weird-but-true stories.


Jasmine has a bachelor's degree in English and political science from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, with a minor in public policy.