Dawn Araujo-Hawkins

Staff writer

Dawn Araujo-Hawkins has been a staff writer at Global Sisters Report since 2014, writing primarily about the intersections of religion, race and gender. In 2016, she was named the best in-depth religion reporter by the American Academy of Religion, and her work has also been recognized by the Religion News Association, the Catholic Press Association and the Great Plains Journalism Awards. She was previously an editorial assistant at Sojourners magazine. 



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Articles by Dawn Araujo-Hawkins

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Q & A with Brian Mullin, author of a sister-focused play May 16, 2016 Story : Blog
Sr. Margaret Brennan remembered for 'wonderful gift to the whole church' Apr 28, 2016 Story : News
Q & A with Srs. Mary Alan Wurth and Janis Yaekel, caring for Earth Apr 19, 2016 Story : Blog
America's prisons: What's changed and what's next Apr 7, 2016 Story : News
America's prisons: How life after prison is a caste system Apr 6, 2016 Story : News
America's prisons: 'Throwaway people' and the sisters who care for them Apr 5, 2016 Story : News
America's prisons: Working to change mass incarceration and the racism behind it Apr 4, 2016 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Catherine Nerney, professional peacemaker Mar 31, 2016 Story : Blog
A critique of Fox's live musical 'The Passion' Mar 22, 2016 Story : Blog
That time a sister hosted a month of condemned movies Mar 1, 2016 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Gertrude Lilly Ihenacho, a centenary of revitalization Feb 25, 2016 Story : Blog
What can you do for 'the least of these' this Lent? Feb 23, 2016 Story : Blog
Reporter's notebook: Prison ministry Feb 16, 2016 Story : Blog
Black women: We are enough Feb 9, 2016 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sheri Shuster, exposing California sex trafficking Feb 2, 2016 Story : Blog
Macklemore, white privilege and Christianity Jan 26, 2016 Story : Blog
Wisdom Commentary introduces feminist interpretation of every Bible book Jan 25, 2016 Story : News
Dominican sisters: Update from Iraq 2016 Jan 12, 2016 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Clare Matthiass: Sharing call to religious life with new film Jan 12, 2016 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Mary Ellen Merrick, addiction counselor Dec 22, 2015 Story : Blog
Reporting against stereotypes Dec 15, 2015 Story : Blog
The time I was scooped by The Washington Post Dec 8, 2015 Story : Blog
Student loan debt stands between some would-be sisters and their vocations Dec 3, 2015 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Joan Brown, on the way to COP21 Dec 1, 2015 Story : Blog
GSR: Platform for a voice previously unheard Nov 24, 2015 Story : Blog