Science article writer and journalist who all won a Pulitzer Award while composing for the Sacramento Bee in 1992. She was editor from the pupil newspaper The Crimson and Black on the School of Georgia during her tenure in the 1970s. Her series The Monkey Wars, that was about the moral conflicts of researchers who use pets in their analysis, gained the 1992 Pulitzer Award for Defeat Reporting. She acquired two sons with her hubby Peter Haugen. Both her and fellow journalist, Roger Ebert, had been both delivered in Chicago.