Sylvia Jarrus is a freelance photojournalist based in Metro-Detroit, Michigan. She's also a current senior at Michigan State University majoring in Journalism with a concentration in visual communication. The many valuable experiences she's had working alongside dedicated reporters and photographers has pushed her to explore her passion for storytelling.

She feels it's an honor to help tell people's stories, because everyone has a story that deserves to be heard. 



Crain's Detroit 

The Detroit News 

Education Week 

New Yorker Magazine

NBC News


SEEN Magazine 

The Globe and Mail 

The New York Times

The Post and Courier 

The State News

The Wall Street Journal

Rolling Stone


Vanity Fair 




Twitter: @JarrusSylvia 

Instagram: sylviajarrusphoto 

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(Photo credit: Brittany Greeson & Tanya Moutzalias)