Emily Peterson

Legal Intern, Summer 2011

Emily joins the Reporters Committee after just completing her first year of law school at the University of Minnesota. Before law school, she worked as a reporter for the Minneapolis Star Tribune for five years. She received her bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota in 2005, where she also served as the managing editor of the campus paper, the Minnesota Daily. In college, she worked as a journalism intern at the Associated Press, the Star Tribune, the St. Paul Pioneer Press and the Duluth News Tribune.