Dawn Morgan 
Freelance Multimedia Writer & Producer
Curriculum Vitae


Editorial Intern, Current
2012 - 2013

Correspondent,  Tampa Bay Times
2010 - 2011

How We Work, Philadelphia City Paper
Sexy and Silenced, Creative Loafing 
Sick, Sicker, Sicko, Creative Loafing

In 2007 I created the Curiouser column for Creative Loafing (Tampa) and wrote about 13 installments, each one a profile of a Tampa Bay citizen. I ended each interview by asking the subject who they're curious about, which led me to my next story. Here's a few:


*The WE CAN Program, 2010
10-minute documentary about Pinellas County's drug court program for female prescription drug abusers.

*Weight of the World, 2004
22-minute documentary on the Lambert House, a youth center for gay and homeless teens. A selection of the 2004 Seattle Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.


Reporter/Producer for the 88.5 WMNF Evening News
*Science journalist Seth Mnookin on medicine, science & fear
*Future of journalism series featuring interviews with NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik, publisher Peter Osnos, reporter/j-school professor Judy Muller, and more.
*Activist and author Jaclyn Friedman
*City Year founder and author of Big Citizenship Alan Khazei
*Leslie T. Chang, author of Factory Girls
*YA Author Walter Dean Myers, Part I & Part II
*Emily White, author of Lonely: A Memoir
*Research Conference Addresses Children's Mental Health in Real



2008 KidCare Conference Media Panel, University of South Florida

2007 Florida Media Reform Conference, New College (Community News and Outreach Panel; Media Literacy)


Reporter/Post-Production trainer, 88.5 WMNF
Reported and produced stories. Assisted reporters with production & audio editing.

Literacy Tutor, AmeriCorps
August 2005 - July 2006
Completed 1,700 hours of community service as a literacy tutor and mentor at Cleveland Elementary School in Tampa, FL.

Assistant Instructor, 911 Media Arts Center
Seattle, WA
2003 - 2005
Assistant instructor in youth animation class and Native Lens, a documentary production class for Native American youth.

Event Hosting

Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
June 2010 - January 2011
Host, Your 15 Minutes of Fame

Tre Amici
2007 - 2009
Hosted open mic night and organized Daniel Pearl World Music Days in 2007 & 2008