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Jessica Gresko is a reporter for The Associated Press in Washington. Since joining the AP in 2005 in Miami she has reported from a cargo ship, a hurricane hunter plane and a space shuttle launch pad. She has covered stories including a mine collapse in Utah, a mass shooting in Alabama and an execution in Delaware. She has interviewed newsmakers from Donald Trump to Michelle Obama and twice worked as the state political editor during Florida's legislative session. Gresko moved to Washington in 2009 and now covers courts. She is a magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Columbia University in New York and holds a master’s degree in the study of law, with distinction, from Georgetown University Law Center. She is the author of two history books for children and has also written for the Los Angeles Times and The Orange County Register.


Spring 2014 Courses:
MDIA 330 – Intro to Journalism

Spring 2014 Office Hours:
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