She considers herself a city girl and even got her undergraduate degree there. She has a B.A. in Politics and Broadcast Journalism from New York University. At her time at NYU she was part of the newscast, anchoring, producing and editing.
Back in NY, Seena interned for several broadcast stations including CNN, MTV and also the local news station, NY1. Right before she left for Oregon she anchored the United Nations online newscast.
Seena loves to play soccer; she was captain of her varsity team. She also enjoys traveling and has spent one semester studying abroad in Prague.
She's very active on social media. If you want to follow her on twitter or instagram her account is @seenasleem. You can also find her on facebook.
By Seena SleemPublished: Nov 24, 2013 at 2:32 PM PSTLast Updated: Nov 24, 2013 at 11:43 PM PST
Volunteers spent Sunday prepping food for the Whiteaker's 25th annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner. The group used the Lane Community College's culinary facilities to prepare literally tons of potatoes, yams, and other vegetables, 100 loaves of bread and more than 50 gallons of gravy that will be enjoyed Thursday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Whiteaker Community Head Start Center.
By Seena SleemPublished: Nov 20, 2013 at 4:35 PM PSTLast Updated: Nov 20, 2013 at 4:35 PM PST
Ethan Kramerberry just turned five years old. Instead of the usual wish list of toys made by most boys his age, Ethan asked that friends and family to help him support his heroes - the local firefighters.
All of his birthday cards brought in a whopping total of $68.00, which Ethan brought down to Fire Station 15 on 33rd Avenue. He then told the firefighters he wanted them to buy a "really big hose" with the money.
By Seena SleemPublished: Nov 16, 2013 at 5:41 PM PSTLast Updated: Nov 16, 2013 at 7:19 PM PST
The Off The Wall Graffiti foundation stopped in Eugene this week while on their 22-city tour across the country. As their name implies, the group works to give young local graffiti artists a means to get their art off the wall and onto a canvas.
By Seena SleemPublished: Nov 10, 2013 at 7:56 PM PSTLast Updated: Nov 10, 2013 at 9:32 PM PST
Family and friends of Casey Lynn Wright gathered at the Jazz Station in Eugene Sunday to reflect on Wright’s life and impact in the community. Those who were close to the 26-year-old Springfield woman took turns sharing memories with the group.