May 4: The day according to students, May 4, 2010
This story ran centerfold in The Daily Kent Stater on May 4, 2010 to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the May 4 shootings. We wanted to tell the events of the day through eyewitness accounts, so I interviewed nine alumni and wove their stories together.
Questions burn after riots, April 27, 2009
I was the first reporter on the scene the night riots broke out at an annual block party in Kent. This is the story I wrote to run in Monday’s paper. You can also read the web-only story our newsroom collaborated on the night of the riots.
KSU, PARTA hit rough spots in negotiations, March 19, 2009
As a student in our Reporting Public Affairs class, I covered a chunk of the university’s negotiations with our transportation provider. This story revealed that things weren’t going so well.
Lovejoy’s students to learn through his Ardi findings, Oct. 14, 2009
A few weeks after Kent State Professor Owen Lovejoy and his team announced their discovery of Ardipithecus ramidus, I wrote an update about his class at the university.