Our Journalism Instructor Breaks News — and Wins Awards! [update 4/20]

Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 1.16.05 PMLast week, our journalism adjunct Andrea Bernstein nailed New Jersey governor Chris Christie (again) with her stinging report on the continuing “bridgegate” scandal. A series of emails she dug up in relation to the 2013 GW bridge lane closure cast serious doubt on Christie’s version of the truth. Andrea appeared on MSNBC on Sunday to talk about the story. (Click here to watch)

Andrea, a senior political reporter for WNYC, has been on the story from day one, except on Tuesday evenings when she teaches our Reporting and Writing course.

[Update: Professor Bernstein won a Peabody — broadcast journalism’s high honor —  for her reporting on Christie’s abuse of power.]

Listen to her WNYC investigation here.