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I am a narrative science writer and document designer. I currently work at Carnegie Mellon University in the College of Engineering as a Communications Manager, and I pursue freelance content creation on the side. My particular interests include manufacturing technologies, biomedical and chemical engineering, and geology, among others. I have written on such topics as the Internet of Things, blockchain, genetic engineering, and archaeology.
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I wrote an educational module of content on the Internet of Things for CompTIA's nonprofit branch, Creating IT Futures.
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On a regular basis, I write press releases and feature stories on groundbreaking technical research being performed at Carnegie Mellon University. In this article I describe a new method of taking heart cell readings using self-rolling graphene nano-sensors.
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On the side, I am a copyeditor and contributing writer to, an online games journalism magazine that highlights the voices of people of marginalized genders.