Laura Geyer is a freelance digital editor and reporter. She completed her editorial traineeship at Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung, a daily newspaper in Heidelberg. In 2016 Laura went freelance as international correspondent in Rio de Janeiro, where she wrote a column about the Olympic City – published as a collection in 2017 – and covered the Rio Games. After a year, she returned to Germany and started working for Bürgerportal Bergisch Gladbach, an online-only local newspaper. As a freelancer, Laura has written and produced audiovisual content for several German newspapers, Zeit Online, Brigitte, Kulturaustausch, and Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung.