Carol Rosenberg has been a staff correspondent with The Miami Herald since Sept. 1, 1990, and has served as Middle East correspondent, Washington correspondent, Foreign Affairs writer and Military Affairs correspondent.
She was a professional journalism fellow at Stanford University 1994-95 and in the prior seven years lived and worked in the Middle East. Earlier in her career, she worked for United Press International in Massachusetts, New York, Washington D.C. and then Jerusalem.
She has covered the Guantanamo Bay detention center and related controversies since before the first prisoners arrived there on Jan. 11, 2002, and is the lone journalist to document the operations in the earliest days until present. The former Supreme Allied Commander of Europe dubbed her the dean of the Guantanamo press corps.
She has received numerous national awards, including most recently the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights’ 2011 Domestic Reporting Prize.