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Correspondent , journalist

Sheryl WuDunn, American journalist, correspondent. Recipient Pulitzer Prize for foreign reporting, 1990, George Polk award, Long Island University, New York, 1990, Hal Boyle award, Overseas Press Club, 1990.

Background

WuDunn, Sheryl was born on November 16, 1959 in New York City. Daughter of David and Alice (Mark) WuDunn.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1981. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1986. Master of Public Administration, Princeton University, 1988.

Career

Lending officer Bankers Trust Company, New York City, 1981—1984. Intern reporter Wall St. Journal, Los Angeles, 1986. Business reporter South China Morning Post, Hong Kong, 1987.

Correspondent New York Times, Beijing, 1989—1993, Tokyo, 1995—1999, executive director Nexgen group New York City, since 1999. Anchor, principal writer PAGE ONE Discovery Times Channel, 2003.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: aerobics, singing.

Connections

Married Nicholas D. Kristof, October 8, 1988.

father:
David WuDunn

mother:
Alice (Mark) WuDunn

Spouse:
Nicholas D. Kristof