Ben Whisenant

Our Spring 2018 section of News Writing at the University of Utah had contributions from 15 students, including Kara Rhodes, Gabbi Sigaran, Brandon Ong, Noelani Blueford, Hunter Wallin, Tanner Kirk, Courtney Ruttan, Sarah Terry, Ellie Cook, Alex Hale, Cristian Garcia, Paula Garcia, Lois Brady, Deaven Dell, Spencer Buchanan, and Andres Alcantar-Castro.

They have written about a wide variety of issues including the development of the 9th and 9th District, Capital Punishment, Women in STEM, Bad Driving in Utah, Bears Ears and others.

You can find links to the authors bios by clicking on their names above. There you will also find links to their stories as well as blogs about the writing process and their linked in profile. Stories can also be accessed by selecting a tag or a topic from the categories box. Please feel free to contact me at