Work

Times photo: Anthony Wahl

Awards
First Place, Breaking News (Wisconsin Newspaper Association, 2014)
First Place, Enterprise/Interpretive Reporting (Wisconsin Newspaper Association, 2013)
Third Place, Local Education Reporting (Wisconsin Newspaper Association, 2013)
Second Place, Feature-Writing (Milwaukee Press Club, 2009)
First Place, Blogging (Milwaukee Press Club, 2008)
Second Place, Critical Review (Milwaukee Press Club, 2008)

News Features
Two-part series on Wand case: A search for answers in fatal fire / Happy boys, tragic ending
The Heroin Spiral (Parts one, two and three in a series)
Stories for Atlanta Business Chronicle
Learning the Hard Way: TAs struggle with low pay and uncertain employment (link)
The Rebirth of Park Street (link)

Culture features
Features for Isthmus, alt-weekly in Madison, Wis.: (link)
A Q&A with the Creator of ‘I Write Like’ (link)
The man behind the bells of UW-Madison’s Carillon bell tower (link)
Warhol: The Last Decade (link)
Would beer in any other glass taste just as good? (link)
Even in suburbia, punk rocker Weasel stays good and cranky (link)
Even with digital, projectionists find the romance in movies (link)
Hip-hop tiptoe: local music scene seeks answers to longstanding tensions (link)
‘Enemies’ of the State? Critics and champions debate Wisconsin’s attempt to woo Hollywood (link)

Reviews
Consequence of Sound reviews 2011/12 (link)
Pitchfork 2011 (link)
Henry Rollins at the Barrymore Theatre, April 9, 2010 (link)
P.O.S., Dessa at the High Noon Saloon, March 19, 2010 (link)
Sean Kingston, Twista at the Alliant Energy Center, Oct. 29, 2009 (link)
Gallagher at the Majestic Theatre, Oct. 15, 2009 (link)
Michelle Shocked at the Majestic Theatre, Sept. 14, 2009 (link)
‘Ashes’ takes another stab at martial arts film (link)

Radio
Efforts to Restore Gulf coastline follow BP disaster (FSRN)
Georgia voting rules could bar minorities, new citizens from polls (FSRN)
Veterans’ Soundtrack (Sprouts, Pacifica.org)