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Alum success: turning a Rio trip into a byline

Congratulations to Amber Jones (Office of Legislative and Public Affairs, National Science Foundation) on her new publication credit.  Amber recently participated in the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro on behalf of her non-profit yoga center.  She made the trip at her own expense and on vacation time from work.  While in Rio, she took notes, kept a journal, and turned the experience into an article. Her bylined piece appeared in a weekly newspaper in Alexandria, VA, where her yoga center is located: