Specializes in: Arts, Profiles, Entertainment, Health/Wellness, Lifestyle, Travel, Religion/Spirituality
Tracey O'Shaughnessy, the 2001 recipient of the Society of Professional Journalists award for her Sunday Reflections column, is the Associate Features Editor of the Republican-American. She writes weekly about family life, religion, society and culture. Her column has won praise from the American Society of Newspapers Editors, the New England Associated Press News Executives Association, the American Academy of Religion and the American Association of Sunday and Features Editors. Her year-long series on Burmese refugees settling in Waterbury, Connecticut, won her the New England Newspaper Association's coveted Publick Occurences Award.
A native of Massachusetts, O'Shaughnessy is a graduate of Wesleyan and American universities and has won two Wilbur Awards for her columns on religion, a Missouri Lifestyle Award for her features and a Clarion Award for her columns on women. She has been at the Republican-American since 1994 and is responsible for the paper's theater and visual arts coverage.
Last updated: 10/18/2016 ()