Journalism, 1996 - 1997
Received Master of Science in Journalism from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism
Communications & History (dual major), 1991 - 1995
Graduated with dual Bachelor of Arts degree in both communications and History. Graduated with departmental honors in both majors. Wrote an honors thesis titled "Swapping Stories with Slackers: The folklore of Generation X" which explored how urban legends of the past changed and morphed into new versions to reflect the angst and trends of the current generation of youth.
College Year in Athens
Classical Greek and Archaeology, 1995 - 1995
Spent a summer semester studying classical archaeology and Greek language.
Ancient and modern Greek language, classical archaeology, sociology, 1994 - 1994
Spent a semester studying ancient Greek and modern Greek language, as well as classical archaeology and sociological patterns of the Greek people.