Glenn McDonald

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Freelance writer/editor
1998 – present

Chapel Hill, NC

– Science and culture writer with National Geographic, Experience, Goodreads, NPR, IDG, and McClatchy newspapers 

– Arts and culture writer, Raleigh News & Observer, Raleigh, NC

– Film critic, Indy Week, Durham, NC

– Puzzle designer, Ask Me Another, NPR

– Science and technology writer, InfoWorld and PC World

Previously …

– Editor, Wait, Wait … Don’t Tell Me Daily News Quiz and contributing writer,

– Technology and videogames writer, Yahoo Tech and Yahoo Games 

– Freelance contributor with Discovery News, MSN, MIT Technology Review, PC World, Paste, Electronic Gaming Monthly,,, GameSpot, Business 2.0, Family Circle,

– Freelance writer and game designer for Wizards of the Coast, publishers of the Dungeons & Dragons and Star Wars role-playing games.

– Author, Deal Me In: Online Cardrooms, TV Tournaments and The New Poker (Wiley, Nov. 2004)

Communications Coordinator
2002 – 2009

University of North Carolina
Music Department
Chapel Hill, NC

Staff Editor
PC World Magazine
San Francisco, CA

Associate Editor
U. The National College Magazine
Los Angeles, CA

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Michigan State University
B.A. English with minors in film, theater and religious studies

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