* SOME FRUITS OF OUR RESEARCH LABORS*
Several multi-chapter units of a high school biology for
Houton-Mifflin subsidiary. Involved researching current
developments in genetics, biotechnology, plant breeding, and other
research fields, writing manuscript according to direction from
Master's thesis on the media of Russian immigrants in the
United States. Required searches for specific material
in foreign-language newspaper collections, translations, interviews
and extensive background library and database research.
Oral histories of musicians for Jack Straw Productions'
"Safarini" project, investigating the effets
of migration on ethnic music. Interviews were used to create produced
radio pieces and as background for accompanying print material about
Journalistic work involving deep investigation
in government and legal documents.
Research assistant for UW Medical Biochemistry department,
involving searches for specific material in medical and biomedical
Lead researcher for Microsoft Network program "How
Long?," finding answers to questions regarding time, i.e. "How
long does it take to grow asparagus?" or "How long does
a Mexican cockfight last?."