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

We would watch economist Paul Krugman do stand-up, but then again we're Marketplace.

Economists might have a sense of humor after all

At a Boston conference, a panel plans to embrace "economics humor."
Posted In: economists, sense of humor, american economics association
A screenshot of a tweet from Brands Saying, a satirical Twitter account.

Corporate Twitter accounts try to be bae ... and fail

Throwing around "bae" doesn't make a brand cool. You heard me, Pizza Hut.
Posted In: pizza hut, Whole Foods, bae, Twitter
Students in a third-grade class in Chicago.

Backlash over standardized testing expected to continue

Marketplace correspondent Amy Scott talks about what will make education news in 2015.
Posted In: common core, Education, 2015, standardized tests

Eileen Fisher: Timeless design 30 years later

Eileen Fisher celebrates 30-year anniversary by bringing back original clothing designs.
Posted In: eileen fisher, fashion, design
A health-care reform specialist helps people select insurance plans at an Affordable Care Act Enrollment Fair at California's Pasadena City College in 2013.

What health care in 2015 will look like

Health care in the New Year may be more convenient but cost more.
Posted In: health care, ACA, 2015

In need of a white Christmas? Head to Hawaii

A rare blizzard is leaving snow on the islands.
Posted In: snow, Hawaii, Christmas

You can copyright music, so why not a food recipe?

Food recipes can't be copyrighted. But how come?
Posted In: Food, recipe, copyright
Christmas trees

How to close a deal on a Christmas tree

Christmas tree salesman Ernest Parker explains the business of holiday cheer.
Posted In: Christmas tree, holiday

Tech in 2015: We'll be connected 24/7

Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson tells us what to expect in the year ahead.
Posted In: wifi, smart phones, China

Google knows what's under the Christmas tree

New York Times mines search-engine data to see what gifts people are searching for, city by city.
Posted In: Christmas gifts, holidays, states, Google

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