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Seoul Bureau Chief and East Asia Correspondent — NPR
Covers:  culture, politics, state government, technology, innovation
Doesn't Cover: finance, gadget reviews

Seoul-based intl correspondent @NPRNews, covering Koreas and Japan. @npralltech, @TexasTribune & #Mizzou alum. Texan. Eater. Y2K specialist. ehu@npr.org

Elise Hu's Biography

Elise Hu covers technology for NPR's online and on-air platforms. She joined the public media company in 2011 to lead the digital launch of NPR's StateImpact network. A Texas native, she was previously a founding reporter at The Texas Tribune, a non-profit online news startup devoted to government and politics. While at the Tribune, Elise oversaw television partnerships and multimedia projects; contributed to The New York Times' expanded ...

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National Edward R. Murrow Award

2010 - Best Use of Video
In recognition of what the Association terms "outstanding achievements in electronic journalism."

Gannett Foundation Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

2010 - Watchdog Journalism
The Gannett Foundation Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism recognizes groundbreaking journalists in their quest to help communities understand and address important issues through creativity and the use of digital tools.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

My parents had a Brother brand typewriter when I was in elementary school. I thought it was pretty cool except I am a mess with whiteout.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter.

Why did you become a journalist?

Because I'm a junkie for new experiences.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

wvpublic.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

wlrn.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

wabe.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

kalw.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

kcur.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

wnyc.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

npr.org — A weekend of planned vigils and marches to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly Sewol ferry sinking in South Korea has turned into tense clashes between demonstrators and police. Seoul police say they put 12,800 riot officers on the streets to manage demonstrations by families of Sewol victims and their supporters, who are demanding a thorough investigation of the ferry disaster that killed 304 people.

South Koreans Mark Ferry Disaster Anniversary

npr.org — It's been 1 year since a ferry accident in South Korea killed more than 300 people. Most of the victims were high school students on a field trip. The remembrances are going on amid political fallout.

South Koreans Mark Ferry Disaster Anniversary

wnyc.org — It's been 1 year since a ferry accident in South Korea killed more than 300 people. Most of the victims were high school students on a field trip. The remembrances are going on amid political fallout.

A Year After Deadly Ferry Disaster, S. Koreans Still Awaiting Answers

kalw.org — As South Korea marks the first anniversary of one of its worst maritime disasters - the sinking of the Sewol ferry - many family members are still pushing for answers about what went wrong, and why so many lives were lost. The capsizing of the Sewol on April 16 last year killed 304 people.
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Apr 25, 2015

@reidepstein Hello from Sunday morning in Tokyo. It is very weird I can see you sitting at your dinner table right now.

Apr 25, 2015

Thought I was in for the night but suddenly I remembered I'm in Japan & can go downstairs and buy 12 boxes of Almond Pocky.

Apr 25, 2015

Watching pal @GeorgeHowellCNN doing an awesome job anchoring @cnni covg of the #NepalQuake now. Calm during difficult developing story.

Apr 25, 2015

So I turned on @cnni to see the latest on the #NepalQuake but it's still running the program African Voices.

Apr 25, 2015

RT @AnupKaphle: Everyone following #Nepal earthquake, you must follow @kundadixit for latest devels from the ground.

Apr 25, 2015

If youre just waking up, a 7.9-mag earthquake hit near Nepal's capital; triggers avalanche on Evst. Folo @anupkaphle @alex_ogle @dabeard

Apr 25, 2015

RT @AnupKaphle: This is what we feared for decades -- that a massive earthquake is coming and we would be helpless. Devastated to hear about #Nepal.



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