Aparna Vidyasagar

Radio Intern

Aparna is the Radio News Intern at OPB. She is pursuing a masters degree in Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Aparna comes from a world of science and has a Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Pathology, also from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  

As a journalist, Aparna continues to ask questions and dig for answers but enjoys the fact that she can now share her stories with a broad audience.  Aparna was born in Canada, raised in India and has lived in the United States for over a decade. She enjoys photography and paints on creative impulse. 

She eagerly devours all science writing and is an ardent connoisseur of murder mysteries.


Recent Articles

College Students Face New Rules About Measles Waivers

Aug. 22, 2014 3:10 p.m.

TriMet To Resume Regular Lloyd District Service on Saturday; Delays Friday Evening

Aug. 15, 2014 2:51 p.m.

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Aug. 14, 2014 4:41 p.m.

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Aug. 11, 2014 12:49 p.m.

Oregon Air National Guard Trains With Navy FA-18 Fighters

Aug. 09, 2014 12:21 p.m.

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Aug. 07, 2014 5:43 p.m.

Portland Police Increase Downtown Security Ahead Of MLS Game

Aug. 06, 2014 2:01 p.m.

FDA Implements New Guidelines For Labeling Gluten-Free Foods

Aug. 05, 2014 7:27 p.m.

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Aug. 04, 2014 8:03 p.m.

Newberg's 99W Drive-In Theater Added To National Register Of Historic Places

July 31, 2014 8:36 p.m.

Hot Weather Slows Max Trains

July 30, 2014 6:16 p.m.

Rabies-Infected Fox Found In Lane County, First In Nearly Sixty Years

July 29, 2014 4:43 p.m.

Three Of Four Missing Ethiopian Athletes Found Safe In Beaverton

July 28, 2014 5:39 p.m.

Grocers Draw On Data Tracking To Send Personalized Recall Notices

July 28, 2014 6 a.m.

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July 25, 2014 5:45 p.m.

Clark County Commissioner To Unveil New Columbia River Bridge Plans

July 24, 2014 6:55 p.m.

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July 23, 2014 6:45 p.m.

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July 21, 2014 12:25 p.m.

18 Workers Treated After Apparent Lead-Acid Exposure In Hillsboro

July 21, 2014 11:59 a.m.

Oregon Rancher Searches For Cattle Lost In Buzzard Complex Wildfire

July 18, 2014 4:23 p.m.

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