CMU Photojournalism Students Photograph Occupy Wall Street in New York City November 17-20

Jacqueline Norman

Zuccotti Park Nov. 17. I won’t add too many, because most are on my flickr photostream.

A protester stands hidden behind a large sign during the Day of Action Nov. 17 in New York City's Zuccotti Park. He stands just behind a reporter, in view of several news station cameras.

Police surround Zuccotti Park during Day of Action protests Nov. 17 in New York.

Flickr photostream of Occupy on Nov. 17 in NYC.

“Students and workers, shut the city down!” Student Strike, Nov. 17, Union Square, NYC.

NYC: All you need is love.
Kent Miller said “There is love everywhere,” and there certainly is…

Patrick Bolger of Florida holds his girlfriend of two weeks, Hunter College student of Queens Liz Novotmy, as they watch the sun set Nov. 18 on Pier 16 in New York.

A couple hold each other, oblivious to their surroundings Nov. 19 in New York's subways.

A couple share a kiss Nov. 19 in Central Park.

A couple pose for wedding photography the evening of Nov. 19 in Central Park.

A couple pose for wedding photography lit by streetlights the evening of Nov. 19 in Central Park.

Feature stuff

A man sits on the red steps of Times Square playing his harmonica Nov. 18 in New York.

Eddie Rapp of New Jersey looks fondly at charms tied in his hair Nov. 19 in Central Park. The charms are representations of his family, given to him by different family members. Rapp plays violin in the park five to six days a week.

Eddie Rapp's charms are braided into his hair as a permanent reminder of what his family means to him. He lost them once in Times Square, but later found them and said he was "meant to have (them)".

Veniamin Popov of Brooklyn, originally of Russia, plays saxophone Nov. 19 under a bridge in Central Park.

Children play with bubble wands Nov. 19 in Central Park.

Lastly, our trip with us being touristy journalists.

Alex VanDerStuyf and Andrew Kuhn help lift Bethany Walter to peer over a wall to photograph the other side Nov. 18 in New York.

Kent Miller cheers while seeing his group of students on a Times Square billboard Nov. 18.

Journalism students Kaitlin Thorne, Andrew Kuhn, Bethany Walter and Kay White photograph street performer Veniamin Popov of Russia Nov. 19 in Central Park.

An advertisement flashes high above Times Square Nov. 18 in New York City, with a message which summarizes the JRN 422 trip.

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