Anika Collier Navaroli is an alumnus of Data & Society since 2016. Her areas of research included the laws governing technology and First Amendment jurisprudence, the intersection of intellectual property law and the freelance journalism industry. Anika also explored the expansion of traditional constitutional principles governing civil rights protesting to technology and social media, as well as the policy implications stemming from that expansion. Anika worked to further open the lines of communication between the technological and civil rights communities and help translate the needs of each. She holds a BS in journalism from the University of Florida, a MS from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and a JD from the University of North Carolina School of Law.