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Calvin Gene Sims

journalist

Calvin Gene Sims, American journalist. Recipient Mass Media fellowship American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1984, Poynter fellowship Poynter Institute, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1985. Member National Association Black Journalists.

Background

Sims, Calvin Gene was born on December 17, 1963 in Compton, California, United States. Son of Lonnie Gene and Calvina Odessa Sims.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1985.

Career

Reporter department science The New York Times, New York City, 1985, reporter department business, 1986-1990, reporter metropolitan, 1990-1992, national correspondent Los Angeles, 1992-1994, foreign correspondent Buenos Aires, 1994-1998, foreign correspondent Tokyo, since 1999. Editor-in-chief Yale Science Magazine, New Haven, Connecticut, 1983-1984.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member National Association Black Journalists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Antique collecting, running, soccer, travel.

Connections

father:
Lonnie Gene

mother:
Calvina Odessa Sims