Adriene Hill is the senior multimedia reporter for LearningCurve.

Prior to joining Marketplace in 2010, she worked at WBEZ in Chicago, first as an intern, then producer of the local show Eight Forty-Eight, then news desk editor and reporter.

Hill received numerous awards for her contribution to a project she worked on at WBEZ called "Inside & Out." They include: Associated Press Illinois – Best Investigative Series and Best Series/Documentary; Lisagor awards – Online Investigative Reporting and Public Affairs Programming; Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi – Public Service Award; RTDNA Murrow Awards – Best Continuing Coverage; and PRNDI National – Best Multi-Media Presentation, First Place Enterprise/Investigative, First Place Series.

Hill is a graduate of Amherst College where she earned her bachelor's degree in political science and economics. She has a Master's degree in political science from Northwestern University.

A native of Celo, N.C., Hill currently resides in Los Angeles where the weather is really as good as people say it is. 

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Features by Adriene Hill

Sports + Fans + Selfie Culture = Business Strategy

Fanpics looks to capitalize on our love of sports and pictures of ourselves.
Posted In: Sports, pictures, selfie
A look inside Vintage Arcade Superstore in Glendale, California.

The Konami Code for vintage gamers

Arcade owner doesn't see business slowing any time soon.
Posted In: video games, pinball, Arcade
 (L-R) YouTube stars Freddie Wong, Megan Nicole and Ricky Dillon attend the Vanity Fair Campaign Hollywood Social Club - YouTube Panel in Los Angeles, California.

The changing platform for YouTube stardom

Content creators have a whole new world in front of them.
Posted In: YouTube, hulu, videos
Bill Simmons will be hosting a weekly talk show for HBO next year, according to the NY Times.

HBO picks up former ESPN host Bill Simmons

The sports channel has had a talent drain recently. What's going on over there?
Posted In: HBO, espn, Sports, business of sports
An ad for Hulu Plus. Under the website's current paid-subscription model, users cannot opt out of ads.

Hulu may offer ad-free TV, for a price

The Wall Street Journal reports the streaming service is considering a new tier.
Posted In: hulu, hulu plus, subscription models, luxury

PODCAST: The egg crisis caused by the bird flu

Janet Yellen appears before Congress, Netflix looks to China, and the bird flu causes a problem for bakers.

And the Emmy goes to ... who cares?

Are the television awards still relevant?
Posted In: emmy awards, emmy's, television

PODCAST: A date with Pluto

The global oil market, manufacturing clothes in Africa, and New Horizons' date with Pluto.

We made it to Pluto. Now what?

And just how significant is a visit to the dwarf planet?
Posted In: pluto, NASA, aerospace

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