Cat Sandoval - Newsy

Cat Sandoval

Culture Reporter

Cat Sandoval is a reporter focused on stories involving diversity and inclusion, especially those spotlighting Asian American people and issues. Before joining Newsy in 2017, Cat owned a boutique production company in New York City whose clients included Mashable, NBC and the New York Daily News. She also created and hosted an NBC series called “Take Back,” with the aim of dispelling stereotypes about Asian Americans. Cat is a former president of the Asian American Journalists Association in New York and an avid kickboxer.

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Jamie Yeini receives a shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a drive-thru vaccination center in California.
Associate PressSci/Health

Can Employers Mandate COVID-19 Vaccines?

A person donates blood.
Video BlocksSci/Health

Gay, Bisexual Men Still Face Major Barriers To Donating Blood

Emergency room nurses gather outside Elmhurst Hospital Center's after flowers were donated.

COVID Disrupts Nursing Pipeline With Graduation, Education Delays

Nurse Sandra Lindsay receives COVID-19 vaccine
Associated PressSci/Health

Black Health Care Workers Aim To Build Vaccine Trust

A snow truck preps for winter storm in Lehigh County, PA.
Cat SandovalU.S.

On The Ground In Pennsylvania As It Braces For Major Snowstorm

Chinese American WWII veteran Kin Wing Ngai
Susan LinU.S.

Chinese American World War II Vets Recognized 75 Years Later

A volunteer from the Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atlanta hands out run-off election information in various languages
Asian Americans Advancing Justice AtlantaPolitics

Georgia's Asian American Vote Could Help Flip U.S. Senate

Nurse with COVID-19 test kits
Associate PressSci/Health

Health Workers Wary But Willing To Get COVID Vaccine

Inside an intermediate care wing of UW Hospital's COVID-19 unit in Madison, Wisconsin.
Associated Press and Wisconsin State JournalSci/Health

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Reach Record High

Video BlocksU.S.

Pandemic Turns Internships Virtual

Masked woman waits to cross the street.

Is The U.S. Ready For A National Lockdown?

Woman working on laptop
Video BlocksSci/Health

Teleworking From Another State Can Lead To Surprise Taxes

Harvard University Campus
Associated PressU.S.

Appeals Court Rules In Harvard's Favor In Racial Bias Lawsuit

President-elect Joe Biden speaks in Wilmington, Delaware
Associate PressSci/Health

How Will The Biden Administration Shape America's Workforce?

Man works in an office wearing a mask.
Video BlocksSci/Health

CDC Promotes Telework To Reduce COVID-19 Exposure

National Committee of Asian American Republicans in 2016

Asian American GOP Group Backs Joe Biden

A vigil for Janine Paiste-Ponder, a Filipino American healthcare worker who died from COVID-19.
National Nurses UnitedSci/Health

Heavy Casualties For Filipino Nurses In COVID Fight

Cincinnati Children's Hospital began COVID-19 vaccine trials on kids 12 years old and above.
Cincinnati Children's HospitalSci/Health

Inside The U.S.' First COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Trial For Kids

Archbishop Wilton Gregory will be America's First Black Cardinal

Pope Announces America's First Black Cardinal: Wilton Gregory

A nurse prepares a shot that is part of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the NIH and Moderna

Fauci: COVID-19 Vaccine Verdict By End Of The Year

Gay and lesbian couples kiss after getting married

In Break From Tradition, Pope Endorses Same-Sex Civil Unions

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

Fewer Americans Are Interested In Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

Florida: Coronavirus Testing

More COVID Rapid Tests Available, But Results May Not Be Reported

2011: Senator Mitch McConnell
Associated PressBusiness

McConnell: Senate To Vote On COVID Aid This Week

Pittsburgh: Woman carries out her coffee order from Starbucks
Associated PressBusiness

Starbucks Executive Salaries To Be Tied To Diversity Goals

2019: A child is vaccinated  against Ebola in Beni, Congo DRC.
Associated PressSci/Health

Experts: Vaccine Hesitancy Is A Global Threat

Miami: Volunteer participates in the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Trial
Associated PressSci/Health

Vaccine Hoarding by Richer Nations Threatens Global Recovery, Some Say

President Donald Trump arrives at Walter Reed Medical Center After Testing Positive For COVID-19
Associated PressSci/Health

Americans React To Trump's COVID Diagnosis

Working from home
Video BlocksSci/Health

Coronavirus Adding Extra Pressure On Working Women

Bonnie Blue Chicago's first COVID-19 vaccine participant
University of Illinois at ChicagoSci/Health

What's It Like To Volunteer In A COVID-19 Vaccine Trial?