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Emily Berman

Reporter

Berman is a reporter for WAMU 88.5’s Metro Connection. Berman is a graduate of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies and the University of Michigan. Her stories have aired nationally on NPR's Weekend Edition, Weekend All Things Considered, Latino USA, The Animal House, Deutsche Welle, and Making Contact. Her reporting has earned honors from the Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcasters Association, and she been featured on How Sound: The Backstory to Great Radio Storytelling. Berman is a member of the DC Listening Lounge and organizer of Hear Now! She lives happily in Washington, DC.


Articles Written by Emily Berman

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Metro Connection Segments 'Heroin Abuse Sucks': Recovering Addict Tells His Tale ...
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Metro Connection Segments Purple in a Blue State: Battleground Counties Shed Light on Maryland Politics ...
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Metro Connection Segments How Strong Is D.C.'s Safety-Net Hospital? ...
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Metro Connection Segments Why Did African Americans Leave Georgetown? ...
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Metro Connection Segments Opponents Balk at Mayor's Stadium Proposal in Shockoe Bottom, Va. ...
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Metro Connection Segments Co-working Spaces Seek to Redefine the Way We Work ...
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Metro Connection Segments Why Is D.C.'s Official Weather Measured in Virginia? ...
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Metro Connection Segments Koreans Roll In To D.C.'s Bagel Businesses ...
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Metro Connection Segments Inside the Oyster Research Lab Known As The 'Room of Doom' ...
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Metro Connection Segments New Sweat Disorder Center Aims to Cool People's Heels, Hands and Underarms ...
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Metro Connection Segments Rich Massabny: Shooting From The Hip From Arlington For More Than 30 Years ...
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Crack: The Drug That Consumed D.C. Monday: Crack’s Rapid Rise Brought Chaos To The District Tuesday: D.C. Crack Users Were In the Streets – And City Hal...
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Jindra Cekan has been teaching her sons to meditate ever since they were toddlers. Mindfulness is part of their daily life. However, she says, that's not to say inner peace comes easily. Cekan invites Emily Berman into her home to discover how a new 'no technology' policy is bringing her family closer....
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A CT scan of Sarah Gray's kidneys. Back in February, we reported o...
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At 42 years old, Twanda Washington recently became a first-time mother. She shares the experience with us as she records herself, her family, friends and new baby in a radio diary. Emily Berman brings us the story. ...
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When it comes to African-American congregations in the D.C. region, there are some churches that are pretty well known for their sweet-sounding services. There's The United House of Prayer For All People whose house brass band, the Sweet Heaven Kings, you may have seen playi...
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By the time a chicken is fully grown and ready to become your evening meal, nearly seven percent of its weight is made of feathers. And since we each consume more than 80 pounds of chicken a year... we're talking about a lot of feathers. But what if they could be put to use? For 20 years, Dr. Walter Schmidt has been studying just that. Emily Berman visited Dr. Schmidt's lab in Beltsvi...