Ruth Nasrullah

Independent Journalist

Independent journalist

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Professional Bio

I am a Houston-based freelance journalist. For the past 17 years, I have written on a range of subjects including nature and the environment, COVID-19, travel, religion, politics and women's issues. I serve as president of the Houston chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and I am a member of the Society of Environmental Journalists. I was selected as a 2021 Solutions Journalism mentee. I have a master's degree in journalism from Emerson College and an MFA in creative nonfiction from Goucher College.


Parent: Independent journalist

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Emerson College 2003

Master of Arts in Journalism

Goucher College 2015

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Nonfiction


2021 Howard S. Dubin Outstanding Pro Member (SPJ award)

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