Four “W’s” and an “H”: Journalist Helps Reveal the “How” as Newtown Strives for Healing

Matthew Sturdevant ’97

We’ll always wonder why. But, for Matthew Sturdevant ’97 the story of Newtown, Conn., is about how. How will the community repair itself? Sturdevant, a journalist who has essentially been embedded since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary, is telling that story. “My task has always been to follow the people,” says Sturdevant who, along

Capitol Career Had Oswego Roots

Marc Heller

For more than 14 years, I walked the halls of the U.S. Capitol as the eyes and ears of the Watertown Daily Times, until the Northern New York newspaper became the latest to close its Washington bureau March 31. But my roots in journalism reach into the halls of SUNY Oswego, where I spent four years as a reporter and editor at The Oswegonian.