UBC journalism grad awarded Michelle Lang Fellowship

Vanessa Hrvatin, a recent graduate of UBC’s journalism school, has been awarded this year’s Michelle Lang Fellowship in Journalism.

The coveted one-year fellowship with Postmedia will be split between two of Canada’s top newsrooms: six months at the Post — starting Nov. 27 — and six months at the Calgary Herald.

Hrvatin will work as a daily reporter and pursue a project on fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.