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Bio (click to expand) As a staff reporter-turned-freelance journalist, Anna Pratt, who lives in Minneapolis, Minn., has ventured into garbage houses, spent the night in a homeless shelter and witnessed a fistfight in a church basement, all for various stories. Her byline has appeared in the Star Tribune, The Line, the Southwest Journal, the Minnesota Independent and several suburban and community papers, web publications and broadcast media in the Twin Cities. Pratt is active with the Society of Professional Journalists' freelance community and she serves as the treasurer for the award-winning Minnesota Pro Chapter of SPJ.

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Marissa Rosenbaum

Specializes in: Arts, Profiles, Entertainment, Health/Wellness, Lifestyle

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3433 South Hill Road
McKean, PA  
Phone: 267-408-5151

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Work has previously appeared: Community Newspaper, Online Trade Magazine, Magazine

I am a graduate student at Edinboro University, where I work with the university's online newspaper - the Boro Online - as a graduate assistant. After earning my undergraduate degree in journalism and English from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA, I am now seeking my Master's Degree in Communications and Media Studies. I am a part-time reporter for Gazette Papers, a stringer for Reuters and freelance for a couple different magazines, including Pittsburgh Magazine and Lake Erie Living. At Duquesne, I served as Features Editor for the University's student newspaper, The Duquesne Duke, which controlled both the features and arts & entertainment section. I was also the secretary of the University's SPJ chapter. I have interned for Pittsburgh Magazine and the Willow Grove Public Spirit, a small paper outside of Philadelphia. I have had over 80 clips published from a variety of publications and have won first place for received a first place award for In-Depth Reporting for my story entitled "Duquesne's freedom fighters" from the Society of Professional Journalists and have also received Honorable Mention for a Profile Pieces for my story entitled "Why me? Why now?" from the Pennsylvania Keystone Awards.

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