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2018 Mass Media Fellows

AAAS congratulates the 44th class of AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows!
University of Minnesota, Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
Assignment: Scientific American

Alejandra Borunda

Columbia University, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Assignment: National Geographic
Princeton, Applied Mathematics, Statistical Genomics
Assignment: Slate
University of Wisconsin–Madison, Astronomy
Assignment: Discover Magazine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Developmental Biology
Assignment: STAT News
Washington State University, Entomology
Assignment: National Public Radio
Sponsor: Ralph W. Hardy Mass Media Endowed Fellowship
Unversity of Utah, Physics and Astronomy
Assignment: The Idaho Statesman
University of Illinois at Chicago, Math
Assignment: The Raleigh News & Observer
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Chemistry
Assignment: The St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Sponsor: AAAS
UC San Diego, Scripps Oceanography
Assignment: The Washington Post
Sponsor: AAAS
University of Colorado Boulder, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Assignment: PBS NewsHour
Michigan State University, Dept. Plant Biology and Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, & Behavior Program
Assignment: The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Oregon State University, Forest Engineering
Assignment: CNN Espanol
UNC Chapel Hill, Geological Sciences
Assignment: WIRED Magazine
University of Washington, Biochemistry
Assignment: The Philadelphia Inquirer
University of California San Diego, Chemsitry
Assignment: The San Diego Union-Tribune
Cornell University, Neurobiology and Behavior
Assignment: The Dallas Morning News
Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund
University of Florida, School of Natural Resources and Environment
Assignment: Times-Picayune
Sponsor: AAAS
University of Georgia, Ecology
Assignment: The Indianapolis Star
Sponsor: AAAS
Princeton, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Assignment: NOVA Next
California Institute of Technology, Geological and Planetary Sciences (Environmental Science)
Assignment: King5 News
Sponsor: AAAS
UC Davis, Ecology / Plant Sciences
Assignment: KQED
Northwestern University, Psychology
Assignment: Voice of America
Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Harvard University, Microbiology & Immunology
Assignment: Smithsonian Magazine

2018 AAAS Minority Science Writer Internship Program

We also extend our congratulations to the 2018 AAAS Minority Science Writer Internship Program!
Roger Williams University, Science Communications
Assignment: Science magazine
Alverno College, Biology, Creative Writing
Assignment: Science magazine
Tougaloo College, Mass Communication
Assignment: Science magazine

We also would like to thank the internship's 2018 sponsors Mrs. Sara Lee Schupf and Dr. Jerry Pausch!!