Press coverage

Leading Millennials: Masuma Ahuja, CNN - The Splice Newsroom
- Making foreign coverage less foreign - Harvard University’s Nieman Journalism Lab prediction for journalism in 2019
- Making decisions when you're in a cone of uncertainty -- Profile in Poynter
How CNN is recreating the #Rio2016 experience on social media -
How CNN juggles different mobile chat apps to cover the Olympics - DigiDay
Developed with young readers in mind, CNN’s new Kik bot gives you the basics on big news stories - NiemanLab
CNN and Washington Post are using voicemail to connect with audiences -
- Leave a message after the tone - podcast
Why CNN, of all places, is asking for love stories - DigiDay
Messaging apps, voicemail, and other platforms CNN’s Masuma Ahuja is exploring next - Poynter
With gay marriage sure to spark emotional responses, The Washington Post and New York Times try structuring comments - NiemanLab
- The Washington Post’s Masuma Ahuja is headed for CNN - Poynter
- The magic of ‘experiment-land’ in legacy newsrooms - Poynter
- Here’s how to use Snapchat (and how not to use Snapchat) - Poynter
- Tip: Remember this advice for sharing news on Snapchat -
- How news organizations are trying to get people to talk, and listen, to each other after the election - Poynter
- Digital Publishing In a Snap — Editor & Publisher
- CNN expands New York social team - AdWeek
- How brands can win with Snapchat -
- Futures Lab: Ideas for using Vine and Snapchat - Reynolds Journalism Institute


- Visiting faculty, ONA-Poynter Digital Women's Leadership Academy, 2016
- Mobile bootcamp: Snapchat, ONA 2014
- Jury, Mic/GEN Editors Lab, 2017
- Trainer/Speaker, Kiplinger Fellowship Program 2015; Kiplinger Digital Media Summit, 2014
- Industry mentor: Hacks / Hackers New York, 2016
- Storycode NYC, a talk on social storytelling, 2016
Bots and your newsroom: more than a passing fad? ONA NYC, 2017
- Ladies, Wine, Design Colombo: Storytelling in journalism, 2018
- Snapchat, Kik and messaging apps for your newsroom, Barcamp News Innovation Conference, 2015


IWMF Grantee: Howard G Buffet Fund for Women Journalists
- Member of inaugural class of ONA-Poynter Digital Women's Leadership Academy, 2015
- Honoree, Webby Awards, Best Podcast / Digital Audio in 2017 for Voicemails From American Voters
- Share in, part of the winning team, Webby Awards in 2017, for CNN’s social media coverage of election night 2016
- My project, Love Story, won an EPPY award for best social media/crowdsourcing, 2016
- Share in, part of the winning team, Murrow Award for CNN’s social media coverage of the 2016 election
- Share in, part of the winning team, Pulitzer Prize for Public Service, Washington Post’s coverage of the Edward Snowden and the NSA, 2014