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Rosner, Hillary Scholar In Residence

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Research

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  • Hillary Rosner is an award-winning journalist specializing in science and environmental issues. She has reported on biodiversity, conservation, public lands, agriculture, water resources, energy, climate change and many other topics, from across the U.S. and around the world. Rosner frequently works to train scientists in how to communicate their research with the general public.

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  • Journalism, environmental journalism, science communication, climate change impacts, conservation, biodiversity

Teaching

courses taught

  • JRNL 4002 - Reporting 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    Assumes mastery of basic reporting and writing skills. Students produce more sophisticated stories on a variety of topics.
  • JRNL 4802 - Feature Writing
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Provides practice in writing freelance articles. Considers types, sources, methods, titles, illustrations, and freelance markets. Students submit work for publication. Same as JRNL 5802.
  • JRNL 4822 - Reporting on the Environment
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
    Involves reporting and writing about the environment by taking into account the scientific, technological, political, economic and cultural dimensions of environmental subjects. Same as JRNL 5822.
  • JRNL 4931 - Internship
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Internship
  • JRNL 5011 - Newsgathering and Multimedia Storytelling
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Fall 2020
    Develops skills in research and reporting on public issues and news events, and in the construction of narrative in the journalistic and documentary traditions, using a variety of media platforms.
  • JRNL 5802 - Feature Writing
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Provides practice in writing freelance articles. Considers types, sources, methods, titles, illustrations, and freelance markets. Students submit work for publication. Same as JRNL 4802.
  • JRNL 5812 - Science Writing
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Fall 2020
    Helps students acquire the basic skills and knowledge required of science journalists. Also examines issues of scientific importance such as climate change, the nature of scientific knowledge, and how science is covered in various media.
  • JRNL 5822 - Reporting on the Environment
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
    Involves reporting and writing about the environment by taking into account the scientific, technological, political, economic and cultural dimensions of environmental subjects. Same as JRNL 4822.
  • JRNL 5851 - Graduate Professional Project
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
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