About Gwendolyn Craig

Gwen is an award-winning journalist covering environmental policy for the Explorer since January 2020. She also takes photos and videos for the Explorer's magazine and website. She is a current member of the Legislative Correspondents Association of New York. Gwen has worked at various news outlets since 2015. Prior to moving to upstate New York, she worked for a D.C. Metro-area public relations firm, producing digital content for clients including the World Health Organization, the Low Income Investment Fund and Rights and Resources Initiative. She has a master's degree in journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. She has bachelor's degrees in English and journalism, with a concentration in ecology and evolutionary biology, from the University of Connecticut. Gwen is also a part-time figure skating coach. Contact her at (518) 524-2902 or gwen@adirondackexplorer.org. Sign up for Gwen’s newsletter here.

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  1. louis curth says

    Much like the framed “Home Sweet Home” found in country homes long ago, Gwen Craig’s title; “Policing for community”, is a saying suitable for a framing that should adorn the office wall of every police commander.

    Perhaps such a display might serve as a reminder that good policing builds bridges for the benefit of the community in all of its diverse parts and circumstances. It also helps insure that our police officers get home safely.

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