About

The Basics

Kristin’s writing focuses on animals; sometimes live animals, sometimes not. She has written more than 400 articles about scientific topics for Bay Nature, Newsweek, PBS Newshour, National Geographic and Lifehacker. 

She will be available for freelance and staff work starting July 6th, 2022.

EDUCATION-MS of Science Journalism from Boston University
-BA of Journalism BA, minor in Sustainability from California State University, Northridge
SKILLS-Long form journalism
-Short form journalism
-Tumblr
-Other social media sites
-Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign, Premiere Pro, and Photoshop
-Multimedia including some experience in video, graphic design and animation

INTERESTS-Biology
-Animals
-Bones
-Prehistoric life
-Sustainability
-Conservation
-Trade in animal remains
-Animal Welfare
-Assisted Reproductive Technology
-Internet


PUBLICATIONSThese are some of the publications that have published Kristin's work. Click them for Kristin's author profile. To see Kristin's work, click on "writing," "visual" or "multimedia" in the side bar.

-Bay Nature
-Newsweek
-National Geographic
-Lifehacker
-The Boston University News Service
-The Harvard Law Record
-Yes! Magazine
-Atlas Obscura

AVAILABILITYYou can contact Kristin any time for questions or comments. She's interested in pithes, freelance, full-time and part-time work. Email KristinHugo@Gmail.com.

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