Christina Tkacik

Writer

Christina Tkacik is a multimedia journalist specializing in video, photography and social media. She worked at National Geographic in Washington and A Magazine in Beirut. Christina holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in media studies from American University of Beirut. 

Recent Articles

  • That time a whale showed up in Baltimore's harbor

    That time a whale showed up in Baltimore's harbor

    A whale was spotted off Ocean City this year, but decades ago, one could be seen right in Baltimore’s harbor. No one on board the New Orleans tanker in March of 1940 had realized the unwitting catch made by the ship off the coast of Cape Hatteras, although they had wondered what had caused the...

  • Richard Angerer, chemistry professor, dies at 89

    Richard Angerer, chemistry professor, dies at 89

    Richard Leo Angerer, a retired college chemistry professor, died May 22 of respiratory and heart failure. He was 89. Mr. Angerer was born just before the start of the Great Depression to a Midwestern farmer named Leo Edward Angerer and his wife, Emma Goetzman Angerer. Their farmhouse in Muscatine,...

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