Laurie Wiegler on Muck Rack

Laurie Wiegler

Milford, CT
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  environmental news, animal behavior, engineering, green living, green business, news, pharmaceutical industry, bioinformatics, biology, consumer technology

A Yank in Blighty! King's College London M.A. 18th c. studies student👩🏻‍🎓🇬🇧; journo; Mommy to Wally Wiegler😺 IG:

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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.

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@WriterWeegs — 1,167 followers, 31,584 tweets

@kclstudent My Mon/Tues tutors have been in touch already. Thank you.
Oh, shoot, link's missing. I am not surprised my gifted professor, Niall, won this award--one more reason for this silly strike to end. The UK univs have an embarassment of riches--don't squander the talent! #ucustrike 
Want my profs to know I support them n this complex v 21st century lesson during my yr studying the 18th. (Don't have everyone's Twitter handle but you're mentioned!) @KingsCollegeLon @james_grande, @EmrysDBJones @kingshistory @kingsenglishdpt Not all lessons are learnt in class. 
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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.