Ken Sands on Muck Rack

Ken Sands

Washington, D.C.
Deputy Publisher — The Chronicle of Higher Education
Covers:  higher education, philanthropy

Media executive and fan of the Oregon Ducks and the Portland Trailblazers. Tell me things I don't already know.

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General Manager, Online, at the Chronicle of Higher Education and the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Previous jobs include: managing editor at Bloomberg Government; executive editor at Congessional Quarterly; online publisher at

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@kensands — 2,350 followers, 7,550 tweets

There are reasons great things happen to great people. One reason, for me, is that I learn things from her. 
You know, if you let enough air out of the footballs, even a stitched up throwing hand can manage OK. #TomBradysHand #PatriotsNation #PatriotsSuck #NFLPlayoffs
You will have a long life after your football career. I know you know this @Tyrellcrosby , finish that degree! 
Worth reading, even for those who disagree. Andrew Sullivan: #MeToo and the Taboo Topic of Nature. ? utm_source=tw&utm_medium=s3&utm_campaign=sharebutton-t via @intelligencer
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What was your first job as a journalist?

First paid gig in high school writing sports for community weekly.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I used one to write pre-computer. Thanks for letting me date myself.

How is social media changing news?

It is the portal to the web. It's changing it in all ways.