Council for the Advancement of Science Writing

New Horizons Traveling Fellowship Recipients

2012

  • Perrin Ireland,  illustrator/science storyteller, Natural Resources Defense Council,  San Francisco    
  • Alaina G. Levine, Tucson-based freelance; contributor, National Geographic website
  • Danielle Venton, freelance reporter, Rohnert Park, CA; radio producer, KRCB Public Media

2010

  • Sally James, freelance, consumer science writing, Seattle, Wa.
  • Nancy Atkinson, senior editor, Universe Today, and producer, Astronomy Cast, 365 Days of Astronomy. 

2009

  • Katherine Gammon, freelance science writer, Santa Monica, CA; writes for Wired, Popular Science and Nature News
  • Lisa Grossman, freelance writer, Metuchen. NJ; has been an intern at Wired, New Scientist and Now at Science News
  • Adam Hinterthuer, freelance writer, Madison, WI, writes for ScienceNow, Scientific American and wired.com. 
  • Roberta Kwok, freelance writer, Foster City, CA, writes for Nature, Conservation, Salon.com, California and Science News for Kids.
  • Jessica Robinson, Ashland, OR, News Director, Jefferson Public Radio in Ashland, OR.
  • Eleanor Spicer, freelance writer, writes for CoastWatch, NCSU newspaper Technician and Southern Living magazine.

The 2009 New Horizons Travel Fellowships were underwritten by a grant from the McCormick Foundation.
 
2008

  • Brendan Borrell, freelance, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Kate Gammon, freelance, Santa Monica, Calif.
  • Paul Haas, freelance, Overland Park, Kan.
  • Laura Katers, freelance, Denver, Co.
  • Lucas Laursen, freelance, Riverside, Calif.
  • Carol Milano, freelance, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Melissa Lee Phillips, freelance, New York, N.Y.
  • Megan Rulison Scudellari, freelance, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Emily Sohn, freelance, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Wendy Lyons Sunshine, freelance, Arlington, Texas
  • Sarah Webb, freelance, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Erica Westly, freelance, Brooklyn, N.Y.

2007

  • Kevin Begos, freelance, Apalachicola, Fla.
  • Alison Drain, freelance, Rocky River, Ohio
  • Hannah Hoag, freelance, Montreal, Quebec, Can.
  • Sharon Levy, freelance, Arcata
  • Amy Maxmen, freelance, Cambridge, Mass.
  • Emma Marris, correspondent for Nature, Washington, D.C.
  • Robin Mejia, freelance, Santa Cruz, Calif.
  • Jane Neff Rollins, freelance, Montrose, Calif.
  • Krista West, freelance, Fairbanks, Ak.
  • Jennifer Weeks, freelance, Watertown, Mass
  • Michele Zacks, freelance, Galveston, Texas

2006

  • Catherine Clabby, News & Observer, Durham, N.C.
  • Boonsri Dickinson, Daily Camera, Boulder, Co.
  • Alison Drain, freelance, St. Louis, Mo.
  • Jennifer Evans, University of Wisconsin
  • E-Ching Lee, North Carolina Sea Grant
  • Kirsten Sanford, This Week in Science
  • Nicole Strickera, Post Register, Idaho Falls
  • Mwela Uqoezwa, Raleigh N.C.
  • Laura M. Reckford, Falmouth Enterprise

2005

  • Jennie Laidman, Toledo Blake, OH
  • Dee Anne Finken, Freelance, California
  • Graciela Flores, Contributor, Nature, The Scientist, Natural History, NYC
  • Rachael Seravalli, Lincoln Journal, NE
  • Katie Wong, California Wild, San Francisco
  • Doug Fox, freelance, San Francisco, CA
  • Fanella Saunders, American Scientist, NC
  • Erin Seiling, NC Sea Grant Magazine
  • Robert Frederick, KWMU, reporter (NPR)
  • Naseem Sowti, The Star Press, Muncie, IN.

2004

  • Katherine Agione, Writer, NC Sea Grant's Coastwatch, Raleigh
  • Genevieve Bookwalter, reporter, Santa Cruz Sentinel
  • Anna Davison, reporter, Santa Barbara News-Press
  • Lisa Eckelbecker, reporter, Worcester Telegram and Gazette
  • Julie Kinyoun, freelance, San Diego, CA
  • Suzi Parker, freelance, Little Rock, AR
  • Czerne Reid, freelance, Atlanta, GA
  • John Simmons, author and freelance, Apple River, IL
  • Emily Singer, Somerville, MA.

2003

  • Abiose Adelaja, New Age Newspaper, Lagos
  • Kandice Carter, AAAS Science Update
  • Rachel Ehrenberg, Freelance, Skandia, MI
  • Edna Francisco, Science Intern, DC
  • John Heys, The Charleston Gazette, WV
  • Carolyn Jones Otten, Freelance & Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Lori Rackl, Daily Herald, Arlington Heights, IL
  • Anna E. Strachan, NPR's Talk of the Nation & Science Friday, NYC
  • Becky Trout, Daily Democrat, Woodland, CA
  • Aileo Weinmann, Capital News Service, E. Lansing, MI.

2002

  • Charles Choi, Freelance, NYC
  • Margaret Crane, Freelance, NYC
  • Greg Kline, Reporter, News Gazette, Champaign, Ill
  • Lisa Klink, Freelance, Cement City, MI
  • Stephen Leahy, Freelance, Brookline, Ontario, Canada
  • Laura Pierce, Editor, Courier-Times, Sedro-Woolley, WA
  • Ben Shouse, Freelance for Science Magazine, Santa Cruz
  • Mary Beckman, Freelance, Idaho Falls, ID
  • Kimbra Cutlip, Weatherwise Magazine, Washington, DC
  • Eran Karmon, Freelance, and intern at Seattle Times.

2001

  • Marc Airhart, Earth & Sky Radio Series, Austin, Tx
  • Kevin Begos, Winston-Salem Journal, Wash. DC correspondent;
  • Sameh Falmy, The News-Star, Monroe, LA
  • Karen Gardner, North Adams Transcript, North Adams, MA
  • Betsy Mason, Intern, California Wild Magazine, Stanford, CA
  • Mari Jensen, Tucson Citizen, AZ
  • Solana (Sonnie) Pyne, Discover Magazine, NYC
  • Camile Mojica Rey, Freelance, San Carolos, CA
  • Linda Roach, Freelance, Portland, OR
  • Emily Sohn, Freelance, Tarrytown, NY
  • Katherine Stapp, Global Information Network/Inter Press Service, NYC
  • Bruce Sylvester, Freelance/UPI/HealthScout, LakeWorth, Fl
  • Andrea Widener, Contra Costa Times, Pleasanton, CA.
     

2000

  • David Appell, Freelance, Gilford, NH
  • Greg Clark, Space.com & Freelance, NYC
  • Sandra Doughton, The News Tribune, Tacoma, WA
  • Eric Frankowski, Longmont Daily Times-Call, CO
  • Marlene MacLeisch, Morehouse School of Medicine, Outreach Program, Atlanta, GA
  • Kimberly Masibay, Food & Wine Magazine & Freelance, NYC
  • David Terraso, CNN.com, Atlanta
  • Kathleen Wong, Monterey Herald, CA.

1999

  • Anday O. Alali, The Runner, California State University, Bakersfield, Calif.
  • Judie Marks, The Herald, Monterey County, Calif.
  • Susie Bodman, Gazette-Times, Corvallis, Or.
  • Debra Brownley, Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Pa.
  • Steve Tomaska, Daily Press , Ashland, Wisc.
  • Diedtra Henderson, freelance, Seattle, Wash.
  • Mary Landers, Savannah Morning News, Savannah, Ga.
  • Victoria Parker-Stevens, Carlsbad Current-Argus, Carlsbad, N.M.

1998

  • Lorisa Brass, The Oak Ridger, TN
  • Andrew D. Bridges, Pasadena Star-News, CA
  • Lynne Glover, Pittsvurgh Tribune-Review, PA
  • Anntoinette (Toni) Moore, Longview News-Journal, TX
  • Donna Mungen, USA Today, Altadena, CA
  • Jill Nicholls, Milwaukee Journal
  • Kurt Loft, The Tampa Tribune, Fl
  • Christina Johnson, North Country Times, Solana Beach, CA.
     

1997

  • Sonja Bisbee, Fort Collins Coloradoan
  • Nancy Hanger, Anderson Independent-Mail, SC
  • Andrew Holtz, Holtz Report, Portland, OR
  • Katy Human, Daily Camera, Boulder, CO
  • Robin Lloyd, Pasadena Star News, CA
  • David Penticuff, Muncie Star Press, IN
  • Darrell Stover, Freelance, Cary NC
     

1996

  • Cinda Becker, The Home News & Tribune, E. Brunswick, NJ
  • Allan Brettman, The Daily News, Longview, WA
  • John Cutter, St. Petersburg Times, FL
  • Kristina Eddy, Valley News, White River Jct., VT
  • Robert L. Monroe, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Ontario, CA
  • L.E. Ohman, Iowa City Press-Citizen
  • C. J. Cross Roberts, Lancaster Eagle-Gazette, OH
  • Wayne Patridge, The Augusta Chronicle, GA.
     

1995

  • Loretta S. Callahan, The Columbian, Vancouver, WA
  • Jeff Kralowetz, the York Dispatch, York PA
  • Eric Larson, The Anniston Star, Anniston, AL
  • liliane Parbot-Johnson, Sun Herald, Charlotte, FL
  • Daniel W. Shieder, II, The Sherman Democrat, Sherman, TX
  • Robyn A. Suriano, The Tribune, Fort Pierce, FL
  • Tom Abate, came as anAmerican Tentative Society travel Fellow in 95.

1994

  • Mario Aguilera, San Diego Daily Transcript, CA
  • Larry O'Hanlon, Tohoe Daily Tribune, CA
  • Candance Pollock, Alexandria Daily Town Talk, LA
  • Neil Savage, Bristol Press, CT
  • Sharienne Sweeney, Cochocton Trbune, OH.

1993

  • Caroline Dopyera, Raleigh News & Observer, NC
  • Sandra Doughton, Tacoma News Tribune, WA
  • Al Knauber, Bozeman News, MT;
  • Geri Rudolph, Saginaw News, MI
  • Nathan Seppa, Wisconsin State Journal
  • Lawrence Spohn, Albuquerque Tribune
  • Elizabeth Wilson, Pasadena Star News, CA
  • Sito Negron, El Paso Times, TX.
     

1992

  • Julie Baumkel, Oakland Press, MI
  • Keith Easthouse, Santa Fe New Mexican
  • Lyle Muller, Cedar Rapids Gazette, IA
  • Elaine Porterfield, Tacoma Morning News Tribune, WA
  • Jerry Rhodes, Vancouver Columbia, WA
  • Mike Stobbe, Flint Journal, MI
  • Kim Strosnider, Wilkes Barre Times Leader, PA
  • David Tannebaum, Freelance, Madison, WI.

1991

  • Gale Greenwood, Daily World, Aberdeen, WA;
  • Michele Y. Hoskins, Shreveport Journal, LA
  • Annette Kondo, Pasadena Start News, CA
  • Steve Silkin, The Enterprise, Simi Valley, CA
  • Daniel Westneat, Valley Daily News, Kent, WA
  • Michel Mairiott, NY Times.

1990

  • Phil Galewitz, Harrisburg Patriot News, PA
  • John Keefe, Racine Journal, WI
  • Len Menaici, Journal News West Nyack, NY
  • Tom Mitchell, Holyoke Transcript Telegram, MA
  • Timothy Rogers, Centre Daily Times-State College, PA
  • Nancy Serrell, Valley News West Lebanon, NH
  • Harriet Washington, Rochester Democrat Chronicle, NY
  • Ed Yeates KSL-TV