Bob Wyss is as associate professor of journalism at the University of Connecticut where he has taught since 2002. He is the author of two books, Brimfield Rush, a narrative nonfiction, and Covering the Environment, a journalism textbook about how journalists report on the environmental beat, and is writing a third book about the environmental movement. Wyss teaches environmental journalism 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.