Her work has won several awards from the Indiana Broadcasters Association, Society of Professional Journalists/Indiana Chapter, and Network Indiana. She has also had academic papers selected for presentation at national conferences like the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication and Broadcast Education Association.
Laura watched her share of game shows growing up and one summer while in California, she's chosen to be a contestant on "Sale of the Century". Her TV favorites include The Honeymooners, Project Runway, Seinfeld, The Big Bang Theory, Doctor Who and Star Trek (TNG and the original). She also enjoys crossword puzzles and when asked what some of her favorite places to visit are she says -- office supply stores.
From the Indiana DNR, Aprill 26, 2012:
"Recent newspaper articles have only touched on the tale," the news release says. "The 48-page magazine provides the whole story, in full color." The year 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of Indiana state parks. Outdoor Indiana is available at most DNR properties and most Barnes & Noble stores in Indiana for $3 a copy. Purchase of a $12 subscription gets you six issues.
To subscribe or see excerpts of the May-June issue, go to OutdoorIndiana.org . Subscriptions can also be purchased by calling (317) 233-3046.