“We are living through the largest expansion of expressive capability in the history of the human race.”
- Clay Shirky
Sarah Petrescu is a reporter at the Times Colonist newspaper, where she writes a weekly fashion column and is a multimedia writer, editor and producer for the web desk. Her writing has appeared in Reader’s Digest magazine, the Globe and Mail, the Tyee, High Times and the Toronto Star. She’s also reported for CHEK TV in Victoria.
In 2009, Sarah studied Digital Journalism at the Poynter Institute for Journalism in Florida. In 2008, she traveled to Mozambique and Rwanda to report on development issues for the Times Colonist. Both ventures were fellowships awarded by the Jack Webster Foundation.
Sarah was born in Prince George, B.C. and raised in Sechelt on the Sunshine Coast. She has also lived in New York, Toronto and Vancouver.