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Karis Hustad

Staff Writer

Karis Hustad writes for the innovation and business desks at the Monitor, covering new ideas in technology, start-ups, and privacy, among other topics in the cyber world.

Her work has appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Minneapolis Star Tribune,,,, and the Loyola Magazine (among others), and been heard live on Chicago Public Media and WLUW 88.7 FM. Her first piece for the Monitor was filed from Tangier, Morocco, where she studied journalism and Arabic for four months in 2012.

Originally from the Twin Cities, she holds a B.A. from Loyola University Chicago where she studied journalism and sociology.

Recent stories

Doing Good


What happens when ordinary people decide to pay it forward? Extraordinary change...

Danny Bent poses at the starting line of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass.

After the Boston Marathon bombings, Danny Bent took on a cross-country challenge

The athlete-adventurer co-founded a relay run called One Run for Boston that started in Los Angeles and ended at the marathon finish line to raise funds for victims.

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