Carrying On: Norine's Story
Norine Woods' son Troy was killed in a drive-by shooting in Dorchester on August 29, 1999. In this video she shares her experiences as a survivor of gun violence.
Story by Hanna Qiu and Norine Woods. Video by Hanna Qiu and Gino Canella.
A Look Inside the Co-Creation Process
Social Impact Studios, facilitated by the Engagement Lab, give Emerson students and faculty the opportunity to work directly with local grassroots changemakers to co-create media projects that will make an impact in Boston and beyond.
Carrying On: Norine’s Story was co-created in Spring 2023’s Social Impact Studio in journalism, in partnership the Massachusetts General Hospital Gun Violence Prevention Center.
Student, Emerson College
Ana Videla Sola Montoya
Journalism & Marketing '24
ELab Student Fellow
Communications Studies '24
ELab Research Assistant
Research Coordinator, Massachusetts General Hospital Gun Violence Prevention Center
Assistant Professor, Journalism