News intern Daniel Perle graduated from El Toro High School in Orange County, California, in 2015 and will be a junior year at Arizona State University this fall.

He is pursing a bachelor's degree in journalism from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and a bachelor's degree in political science from the ASU School of Politics and Global Studies.

Perle is actively involved in KASC Blaze Radio, the student-run radio station at ASU, where he will be the news director for the 2017-18 school year. He will also be the politics editor for Downtown Devil, an independent online publication.

He loves talking about dogs, baseball, rap, history and politics, among other things.