285 Broad Street
Hartford, CT
Kathleen Megan
Reporter III
My Role

I cover higher education in Connecticut, including the state and private colleges, college students in general, and the college application process. I write news stories, features, profiles, as well as covering trends that affect colleges and college students and their families.
My Biography

Been at the Courant since the mid 1980s, covering many different topics, ranging from social welfare issues, child welfare and children, mental health, developmental disabilities, families and children and general feature writing. For the past year, I've been covering higher education, colleges, etc. Before then: The Standard-Times, New Bedford, MA; The Charleston Gazette, West Virginia; Appalachian Mountain Club publications; Houghton Mifflin Trade Publishing.
My Interests

Escaping to the outdoors whenever possible, hiking, bicyling, swimming, music, theater, Cambridge, travel ...