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Megan Jula

Washington, DC
Science Advances Press Package Writer, AAAS

@ScienceAdvances writer for @scipak at @aaas | Prev. reported for @nytimes @azcentral @times_series | Ohio born IU alum | Habla: meganjula@gmail.com

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Biography

Megan Jula is a writer for Science Advances, where she summarizes research for the weekly press package. Prior to joining AAAS in 2016, Megan reported for the metro desk of The New York Times as a James Reston Fellow. Megan’s reporting credits also include writing for The Arizona Republic as a Pu...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

No, but I would love to try one.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Excel is my new go to for data investigations. I'm learning tableau and improving my Final Cut Pro video skills.

Who do you wish followed you?

President Obama, Beyonce and the Pope. Not necessarily in that order.

Hearst Journalism Award

2015 - Breaking News
Placed first in the Hearst Breaking News Competition for the story “Woman sentenced to 20 years for aborting and discarding baby.”

Hearst Journalism Award

2014 - Breaking News
Placed first in the Hearst Breaking News Competition for the story "Indiana man saves 2 children from drowning."