Rachel Stern is a 2013-14 Fulbright Young American Journalist. She first lived in Berlin in 2012 as an Arthur F. Burns Fellow at the politics department of SPIEGEL ONLINE. Her work has appeared in various U.S. and German publications, including Slate, The Christian Science Monitor, Deutsche Welle and The Huffington Post. A graduate of the Columbia Journalism School, Rachel has also written news and features stories from New York City, Eastern Europe, West Africa and her native San Francisco Bay Area.
Rachel co-reported our hour-long Utopia summer special, airing at 7 p.m. on June 21 on NPR FM 104.1. For more of her work, visit her website at racheljstern.com.