Daniel Higgins


Daniel Higgins is a multimedia journalist who brings two decades of experience to the classroom from both newsrooms and the world of freelancing. He's worked in newspapers, television, and radio, and has pioneered Web-based initiatives, bringing new audiences to local and regional journalism. He is an award-winning features and news reporter, with strong interests in creative nonfiction (longform journalism), podcasting, and educational technology. He is the adviser to The Griffin, the Canisius student newspaper.

Prize anthology mentions

Best American Essays 2020*

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