Amanda Morris is the managing editor of issue 141 of TriQuarterly Online and a former nonfiction reader. She is a science writer and publications editor in Northwestern University’s Office for Research. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Illinois where she received the Bill Geist Award for Broadcast Journalism in 2002. She is now pursuing an MA in creative nonfiction at Northwestern. Her writing has appeared in CenterPiece Magazine, the Evanston TribLocal, Chicago Sun-Times, LiveScience.com, Yahoo News, MSNBC.com, Huffington Post, and elsewhere.
Photograph by Angela Renee