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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 ...

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@libbyanelson — 14,911 followers, 25,314 tweets

“no. of steps in skincare routine” is about to be a way I designate between my friends who are Extremely Online and those who are not.
Is there a gif for that moment in The Post where the editor immediately deletes the first clause of the lede yet, or am I going to have to make it myself? (corrected to get the movie name right and because I am dead serious about this gif)
@laura_nelson I’m just going to send that gif to writers instead of an actual edit.
Probably started a giant scoop with a dependent clause, smh
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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.