What was your first job as a journalist?
Reporter with The Daily Californian newspaper at U.C. Berkeley. My beat was the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, which is managed by U.C.
Have you ever used a typewriter?
All the way through college. The last time was when I did my AP application test at the Washington DC bureau.
How is social media changing news?
Social media has helped democratize news reporting, but has also sowed confusion about "real news."