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Libby A. Nelson

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Washington, DC
News Editor — Vox
Covers:  student debt, higher education, federal policy, congress, financial aid, education department, religious colleges
Doesn't Cover: parents, education technology, student life, k-12 education

News editor, @voxdotcom. Adjunct prof, @AU_SPA. Tweeting things that delight me. libby@vox.com

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Biography

I've covered federal policy, Congress and religious colleges for Inside Higher Ed since April 2011. Before that, I was a reporter at The Times-Tribune in Scranton, Pa., where I covered the regional airport, several towns and a handful of school districts.

As befits a 2009 graduate, I started as ...

Awards

Education Writers Association

2010 - Special Interest, Institutional and Trade Publications
First prize, shared with two reporters from the Chronicle of Higher Education, for "Towns, Gowns and Taxes," a series on town-gown conflicts over universities' payments in lieu of taxes.