Below are some of my award-winning writing samples.
- I wrote the news release, “Quiet ‘Epidemic’ Has Killed Half a Million Middle-Aged White Americans,” featuring landmark research by Anne Case and Angus Deaton. To date, this research has attracted more than 450 news mentions.
- “Like a Noisy Political Campaign, “Grassroots” Neurons Wire and Fire Together for Dominance in the Brain,” Pitt News & Magazines, Oct. 24, 2012, finalist for a 2013 Golden Quill Award, Health/Science/Environment Article or Series, Nondaily Newspapers
- “YRBFYR OTHN: Pitt Professor Resurrects History’s First Sophisticated Wartime Coding Machine,” Pitt News & Magazines, Dec. 5, 2012, winner of a 2013 Golden Quill Award, History/Culture Article or Series, Nondaily Newspaper
- “Why Living in the Moment is Impossible,” Pitt News & Magazines, Aug. 8. 2012, winner of a 2012 PRISM Award for Mental Health Writing