Less than a year after leaving UMass, Anna Meiler ’12 (journalism) found herself covering one of the biggest news stories to ever hit the area: the Boston Marathon bombings.
Meiler, who now works as an on-air reporter at WKTV NewsChannel 2 in Utica, N.Y., was working as a news writer for NBC News affiliate WHDH-TV in Boston when the bombing occurred. “That whole week was crazy. I didn’t really sleep at all because it was breaking news after breaking news,” she says.
Read more about Meiler and her work on the Journalism website .