Bob Wyss is a Professor of Journalism Emeritus at the University of Connecticut. He is the author of three books, Brimfield Rush, a narrative nonfiction, Covering the Environment, a journalism textbook about how journalists report on the environmental beat now in its second edition, and The Man Who Saved the Sierra Club, a biography of David Brower. Wyss taught journalism from 2002 to 2017 at the University of Connecticut with a specialty in covering environmental issues to undergraduate students and communication skills to graduate science students. Before coming to the university, Wyss was a reporter and editor for 28 years for the Providence Journal covering energy, environment and business. Wyss has also written for such publications as The New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, Yankee, E, Smithsonian, and Quill.