Ramsen, a Chicago native, was the arts and culture reporter for Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism as a graduate student. He wrote articles for Medill’s Chicago and D.C. newsrooms. He enjoys writing about human rights issues, arts and culture, religion and politics. Ramsen holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Illinois at Chicago. As an undergrad he studied abroad at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He has a master’s degree in journalism from Medill. Ramsen has been published by such media outlets as UPI, Military Times, Army Times, U.S. News & World Report and POLITICO’s breaking news desk. He currently is a web producer at POLITICO Pro.