Freelance journalist Jennifer Oldham’s work has appeared in USA Today, Delta’s Sky Magazine, Slate, the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, The Denver Business Journal, and elsewhere. She formerly worked as a national correspondent for Bloomberg News and a staff writer at the Los Angeles Times. She was part of a Bloomberg News team that won the Economic Journalism Award from the Institute on Political Journalism; a team at USA Today that won first prize for investigative reporting from the Education Writers Association; and a team at the Los Angeles Times awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 2004 and 1994. She was named a Society of American Business Editors and Writers’ Goldschmidt Fellow and a Knight Journalism Foundation Fellow.
“The Newcomers” Is an Antidote to Anti-Refugee Rhetoric Invading Politics
Jennifer Oldham interviews Helen Thorpe about "The Newcomers," in which she recounts the time she spent with teenage refugees as they learned English....