Specializes in: Arts, Profiles, Business, Medicine, Health/Wellness, Education, Technology, Environment, Science, Photography
Jeanette Beebe (bee - bee) is an Iowa-born, Princeton, NJ-based poet and journalist.
As a freelance reporter + producer, Jeanette covers arts and science stories for WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org (NPR, Philadelphia) and the Princeton Alumni Weekly. She's the current M.A. Scholar for NYU's Science, Health, and Environmental Reporting Program (SHERP) at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. NJ Transit is her frenemy.
Jeanette holds an A.B. in English with certificates in Creative Writing and Gender and Sexuality Studies from Princeton University. Her senior thesis, a book-length collection of poems, was advised by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith.
As an undergraduate, Jeanette reported for the Daily Princetonian and the Princeton Progressive Nation. Her short doc, "Beyond the Boys Club: Faces of Feminism at Princeton University", was awarded the University Center for Human Values Short Movie Prize, and was screened at the Institute for Humane Studies' "Cinematic and Literary Traditions of Liberty" conference at Chapman University.
Jeanette also reported for the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association's (NLGJA) 2008 Student Video Project in Washington, D.C., and The Fund for American Studies' 2007 European Journalism Institute in Prague.
At Princeton, Jeanette took journalism courses in radio reporting (with Steven Drummond, NPR News), television news production (with Lisa Cohen, ABC News PrimeTime Live + CBS News 60 Minutes), narrative nonfiction magazine writing (with Julia Keller, 2005 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Writing), profile/biography writing (with Annalyn Swan, 2005 Pulitzer Prize in Biography), and science writing + short video production (with Michael Lemonick, Scientific American and Heidi Cullen, Climate Central). She's also studied documentary video production (with Jody Swilky, Drake University and Anthony Q. Artis, Kanbar Institute for Film and Television at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts).
Say hi @JeanetteBeebe and https://www.jeanettebeebe.com.
Last updated: 10/18/2016 ()