CV

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Experience

Postscapes.com: Senior Writer
Nov 2013 – Present
Wrote and edited original news articles, interviews, infographics & other content for daily technology news website

Freelance: Reporter, Editor, Podcast Producer, WordPress Manager, Researcher
Sep 2012 – Present
Clients: Popular Science, Discover Magazine, NPR’s Shots blog, CraftBeer.com, Brewers Association, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Harbor Research, Unitarian Universalist Church of Boulder

How On Earth, The KGNU Science Show: Co-Producer, Webmaster
Jan 2011 – Present
Produced weekly live radio newscast as part of small, collaborative team with rotating roles (episode producer, co-host, audio editor, script writer, and/or sound engineer)
Designed and managed website (howonearthradio.org) and podcast feed

NPR: Science Desk Editorial Intern
Jan 2012 – Jun 2012
Wrote multiple news articles weekly and edited content for food and health blogs
Collected research, produced web content for radio series on fracking

The Boulder Stand: Co-founder, Webmaster
Aug 2011 – Oct 2013
Launched independent, student-run online science news outlet
Designed and managed website (theboulderstand.org)

 

Education

University of Colorado, Boulder, Journalism and Mass Communication
MA, Newsgathering: Print & Broadcast, 2013 (Kappa Tau Alpha)

Bates College
BA, Philosophy, 2005

 

Skills

Software
Final Cut Pro; Audition; Audacity; WordPress; Photoshop; Constant Contact; Office

Technical
Video & audio recording; audio engineering

 

Interests

The Scientific Method
Skepticism, critical thinking, rationality; combating pseudoscience & misinformation

Science Fiction
Imagination, speculation, storytelling; cultural analysis of portrayals of science in fiction

And Now For Something Completely Different
Skiing; biking; cooking; craft beer; games & puzzles; ukulele