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Grace Lim has interviewed federal lawmakers and Hollywood stars, covered natural disasters (floods, earthquakes and hurricanes) and man-made ones (airplane crashes, multiple homicides and high-profile divorces). She has been a staff reporter for the Austin American-Statesman, People magazine and the Miami Herald, where she was a member of the staff that won the 1993 Pulitzer Prize for Meritorious Service for the paper’s coverage of Hurricane Andrew. Lim, as an adjunct instructor in the Department of Journalism, has helmed several student-faculty projects including the War: Through Their Eyes series and the Beyond Classroom Walls projects. She directed the short documentary Airboat Rescue 1: When the Ice Breaks, a cross-discipline collaborative project. More recently, Lim has taught an interdisciplinary studies course called “Telling Stories for Fun, Profit and World Peace,” for second-year sophomores in the University Studies Program. She is the founder of the Humans of Oshkosh Storytelling Project
Lim has a journalism degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.