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Laurie Wiegler

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Milford, CT
Freelance Reporter and Editor — Freelance, Transport Topics
Covers:  environmental news, animal behavior, engineering, green living, green business, news, pharmaceutical industry, bioinformatics, biology, consumer technology

King's College London M.A. student, 18th c. studies👩🏻‍🎓🇬🇧; Freelance journalist; Mommy to Wally Wiegler😺

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Biography

Curious reporter looking to cover the next big environmental story or just sit down for coffee with a tech wunderkind. Published work in MIT Technology Review, E&T, The Chemical Engineer/TCE Today, Time Out New York, Entrepreneur, Scientific American, Yale Engineering and Slate.

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job as a journalist was freelancing for El Observador in SJ. I had been offered reg. work but couldn't afford to take it.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Believe it or not, kids, we got through four years of college not only by typing but sometimes with a manual machine. I miss those days!

What does it mean to be a journalist?

A journalist is someone who seeks and digs for the truth until it comes up panting and desperate for air. A journalist is relentless, smart.