How Columbine Spawned Dozens of Copycats

I spent weeks poring over court documents and police reports in cases of school shootings (or thwarted school shootings). The result was a massively detailed spreadsheet, which gave way to this polished little data set to accompany Mark Follman's feature on how law enforcement work to identify and stop mass shooters before they strike. 

Sex Negative

My first national magazine feature, in which I embedded with abstinence educators in Tennessee to take readers inside the classroom while I grappled with the program's impact on my adolescent self. The piece also examines Tennessee's restrictive sex education policy and how it stacks up against national policy.