Selected Reports

I tell stories about science, health, technology, and religion & belief. My favorite stories challenge me to confront and question my own biases. In 2017, I reported on global religion, culture, and politics in Greece via the USC Annenberg Knight Program on Media & Religion.

Featured Series: Climate Characters: 5 People and Their Complex Conclusions on Environmental Health News

Academic Careers: 8 steps for hiring the faculty of your dreams in the APA Monitor

Kids are working out at boutique gyms like Crossfit and SoulCycle. Is that a good idea? in the Washington Post

Psychologist Takes the Helm of Federal Human Resources in the APA Monitor

Sexual Harassment on Campus in the APA Monitor

5 Questions for Sabrina Cohen-Hatton in the APA Monitor

When Therapists Face Discrimination in the APA Monitor

Salton Sea communities “no longer a good place to live” for those with respiratory issues in The Desert Sun

Turning Tides: The Story of the Salton Sea in The Desert Sun; winner of a 2017 ONA Online Journalism Award

From Soldier to Philanthropist With a Single Pill on HuffPost

The Food Industry and the U.S. Dietary Guidelines: Investigating Nutrition’s Most Powerful Players on Medium

IsraAID–and Jewish Values–on the Ground in Global Refugee Crisis in Jewish Journal

State of the Church: Greek Orthodoxy is Losing its Grip on the Next Generation on The Groundtruth Project

A Greek Rock Star’s Message to Humanity on HuffPost

Songs From a Changing Sea: A Spiritual Journey Beneath the Waves on HuffPost

Recreating the Sounds of an Ancient Greek Church in L.A. on Religion News Service

Youth Camp Seeks to Connect Children With Greek Orthodox Culture on KPCC

Crossing to Safety on Annenberg Media

California Cattle Rancher: Eat Less Meat on Annenberg Media

The Twisted Logic Behind Our Dietary Decisions on Annenberg Media

Branded Content

I’ve spent several years in university communications, creating digital content for the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, and Keck School of Medicine–including everything from blog posts and social media to development materials.

New MRI Scanner Could Revolutionize Diagnosis and Treatment of Brain Tumors on USC News

Multiple Forms of Epilepsy Share Similar Underpinnings, Study Finds on USC News

USC Researchers Aid National Consortium in Search for Dementia Biomarkers on USC News

New job, heady assignment: Trojan volunteers to have her brain examined on USC News

Brain Cell Study at USC Gets $19 Million National Institutes of Health Grant on USC News

USC Seeks a Better Understanding of Alzheimer’s Among Latinos on USC News

New Big Data Study Will Investigate Link Between Gender and Alzheimer’s Risk on USC News

USC Viterbi Students Get Their Day in Court on Viterbi News

Alumnus Shines as Systems Engineer and Social Activist on Viterbi News

Is Physical Fitness Contagious? on Viterbi News

A Day Ruled by Robots on Viterbi News

What Did You Do Last Saturday? These Kids Played with VR, Lasers and Built Cellphone Microscopes on Viterbi News

Ilias Diakonikolas Wins 2017 Sloan Research Fellowship on Viterbi News

Ten-Year-Olds Tackle Biomedical Engineering on Viterbi News