"Why we have forgotten the worst school attack in US history", Sep 15, 2016
“New Powerball Odds Are Part of America’s Long Love Affair With Lotteries”, Oct 7, 2015
“Meet the Historians Who Track Down War Criminals for the U.S. Government”, March 17, 2015
“Fifty Shades of Grey and How One Sex Act Went Mainstream”, Feb. 12, 2015
“The Wire, Serial and the Decline of the American Industrial Empire”, Feb 5, 2015

"How Knitting Saved Me from Digital Overload", Sep 1, 2016
“The Dip, the Foot Pop, and the Selfie Smooch”, Feb 12, 2016
“The Light Fantastic: When neon was the new new thing”, July 12 2013

The Atlantic
“The Great Goldfish Invasion: How an Exotic Carp Took Over America”, Nov 1, 2012
“The Glamorous, Adrenaline-Fueled Life of Harriet Quimby”, Apr 25, 2012
“Why We're Still Looking for Amelia”, Feb 27, 2012

The Australian
"In War, Fact Beats Fiction", June 24, 2014
"Dipping Into Weird World of Leviathans", July 27, 2013

Chronicle of Higher Education
“Digital Natives Like a Good Lecture Too”, Dec 1, 2014
“10 Commandments of Twitter for Academics”, May 9, 2012
“Conducting the International Job search”, May 18, 2011

Inside Higher Ed
“Curiosity Killed the Cat’s Career”, Dec 4, 2014
"Removing the Blindfold", April 14, 2014
“Too Much Informality”, March 6, 2014
“Saying Thank You”, June 26, 2013
“Talking to Civilians”, April 26, 2013

"Still Flying", Aug 5, 2011

Berlin Review of Books
“River of Smoke”, December 5, 2011
“Tales from a Dystopic Camelot”, May 28, 2011