Science Media Lab

The Science Media Lab, a collaboration between Northeastern’s School of Journalism and the Provost of Research, is a new initiative to raise awareness about science scholarship at Northeastern University. Our team of writers spotlight cutting edge, high impact research in both natural and social sciences across the university’s colleges. Our stories will be featured on the Provost of Research’s homepage as well as other internal and external outlets.  



To get in touch with our team, reach out to Marigo Farr at [email protected]


Marigo Farr, Editor In Chief

Marigo Farr is a climate and equity journalist and a contributing writer for Grist, Nieman Reports and Engineering News Record. She comes to journalism from a ten-year career in the non-profit sector working on policy in environmental and food justice, housing, municipal budgets, and healthcare. She is a second-year graduate student in journalism at Northeastern University and formerly a Climate Solutions Fellow at Grist.


Elisabeth Hadjis, Staff Writer

Elisabeth is a Boston-based journalist from Ottawa, Canada. She enjoys covering topics in climate resilience, environmental policy and conservation in the Greater Boston Area, with pieces published in National Geographic and Boston Magazine. Elisabeth has a background in strategic communications and digital marketing, particularly in the health industry. She is pursuing a Master of Arts in journalism at Northeastern University, focused on exploring the intersection between science and storytelling.

Annetta Stogniew, Staff Writer

Annetta Stogniew is a data storyteller specializing in lifestyle and climate reporting. She has contributed to the Huntington News, Storybench and NuSci Magazine at Northeastern and previously interned at NBC Local Stations. Outside of the Science Media Lab, Annetta studies climate journalism on Twitter with the Co-Lab for Data Impact. She is in her fourth year of undergraduate studies in computer science and journalism at Northeastern University.


John P. Wihbey

Associate Professor & Graduate Programs Director

[email protected] 617-373-2659
Jeff Howe
Jeff Howe

Associate Professor

[email protected] 617-373-6783