Rachel Cohen

Degree and Year: 
BA 2000
Professional Title: 
Sports Reporter
Employer: 
Associated Press

Professional Background: 
Sports reporter, The Dallas Morning News, 2000-07; sports reporter, The Associated Press, 2007-present

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
The creative writing classes I took at Duke honed valuable skills in story-telling and self-revision that also apply to journalism.