Jan Gardner

About Jan Gardner

Jan Gardner

Jan Gardner is senior editor at Nieman Reports. She formerly worked at The Boston Globe and Inc.com, among other news outlets.

Fall 2010: Class Notes

By Nieman Notes September 17, 2010

Niemans Entering and Leaving Office in Colombia Juan Manuel Santos, NF ’88, was elected president of Colombia in June, and he was sworn into office in August. Santos, who received 69 percent … Read more

Summer 2010: Class Notes

By Nieman Notes June 11, 2010

Headliner Awards for Print and Radio Journalism Three Nieman Fellows have been honored by the National Headliner Awards program, which is one of the oldest and largest annual contests recognizing journalistic merit in … Read more

Altruism’s Rise in the Wake of Disaster

By Features December 9, 2009

Rebecca Solnit’s wide-ranging inquiry into disaster led her to a surprisingly good-hearted view of human nature. “In the wake of an earthquake, a bombing, or a major storm, most people are altruistic, urgently engaged in caring for themselves and those … Read more