Bridget Dowd


Bridget Dowd is a former KJZZ news intern who started working as a reporter in December 2017. She’s a senior at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and will graduate in May 2018. Dowd fell in love with radio during her freshman year when she joined Blaze Radio, ASU’s student-run radio station. She is the current station manager and former news director of Blaze Radio. She also spent time interning for “Dateline” and “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly” on NBC at Universal Studios in Los Angeles.

Dowd grew up in in the Pacific Northwest but came to Arizona for college. She also spends time fostering kittens and working for a local animal shelter. She has special interests in disability journalism and crime reporting.

In her spare time, she’s likely to be surrounded by cats or indulging in her true-crime obsession.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Ducey Wants To Fund Over 90 State Positions Bridget Dowd Mar. 28, 2017
Phoenix Police Use DNA To Link 1985 Rape To Baseline Killer Bridget Dowd Mar. 22, 2017
Coconino Forest Officials: Drone Interrupted Firefighting Efforts Bridget Dowd Mar. 21, 2017
Doctors Without Borders Recruiting Aid Workers In Arizona Bridget Dowd Mar. 14, 2017
Phoenix Parkinson's Center To Boost Number Of Clinical Trials Bridget Dowd Mar. 2, 2017
SRP Water Release Closes Tempe Town Lake Bridget Dowd Mar. 1, 2017
Former 1970s Soviet Gymnast Sells Her Medals In Arizona Bridget Dowd Feb. 27, 2017
UA Medical School In Phoenix Moving Toward Accreditation Bridget Dowd Feb. 27, 2017
Arizona Bill Requires Van-Accessible Parking Spots For Wheelchair Users Only Bridget Dowd Feb. 23, 2017
Arizona Education Advocacy Group Requests Public Hearing On State Budget Bridget Dowd Feb. 21, 2017
Arizona Dream Act Coalition Concerned About Dreamer's Arrest Bridget Dowd Feb. 15, 2017
University Of Phoenix Lays Off 170 Full-Time Faculty Bridget Dowd Feb. 15, 2017
UA To Boost Student Wages To Match Arizona Minimum-Wage Increase Bridget Dowd Feb. 8, 2017
TGen Center In Phoenix Identifies Rare Genetic Mutation Causing Developmental Delays In Children Bridget Dowd Feb. 7, 2017
StandDown Event Offers Services To Homeless, At-Risk Veterans Bridget Dowd Feb. 6, 2017
Arizona Drivers To See New Recommendations During Traffic Stops Bridget Dowd, Katherine Fritcke Feb. 2, 2017
Arizona Flu Activity Lower But DHS Says It's Never Too Late To Get Flu Shot Bridget Dowd Feb. 1, 2017
Study: Previous U.S. Cervical Cancer Death Rates Underestimated Bridget Dowd Jan. 26, 2017
New 1.8-Mile-Long Fissure Discovered In Pinal County Bridget Dowd Jan. 25, 2017