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 Sr. Marcia Hall, producing a film encouraging African American vocations Jul 16, 2019 Story : Blog
Q & A with Doris Baizley, who wrote a play about siblings who became 'Sisters of Peace' Jul 2, 2019 Story : Blog
Breaking bread: Today's generation of Catholic sisters forge cross-conference relationships Jun 17, 2019 Story : News
Sr. Mary Ellen Merrick, leader in addiction counseling, dies at age 71 Apr 15, 2019 Story : News
Q & A with Emily Kahm, a theology teacher with a focus on sisters Feb 12, 2019 Story : Blog
Vocations event brings collaboration during Black History Month Feb 11, 2019 Story : News
Sr. Mary Finn, 84, resigns from seminary position after abuse allegations surface Jan 23, 2019 Story : News
In wake of Baltimore woman's slaying, Carmelites, others stress value of black women Dec 27, 2018 Story : News
On the 'holy boldness' of Thea Bowman: Q & A with Sherrie Tolliver and Gayle Bullock Dec 11, 2018 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Marlene Weisenbeck on collaboration in anti-trafficking work Nov 6, 2018 Story : Blog
In Cincinnati, combating daily forms of racism Oct 15, 2018 Story : News
LCWR heading for new home after biotech United Therapeutics buys building Sep 19, 2018 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Susanne Dziedzic: 'Don't be afraid' to entrust ministries to laity Sep 18, 2018 Story : Blog
Organizations take on new ways to erase student loan debt for women religious Sep 17, 2018 Story : News
Michael Brown's death still galvanizes anti-racism efforts in Ferguson Aug 9, 2018 Story : News
Seeking Refuge: As resettlement agency in Kansas closes, other doors open Jul 26, 2018 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Kathy Warren on being in dialogue with other faiths Jun 19, 2018 Story : Blog
St. Joseph Sr. Carol Zinn named executive director of LCWR May 9, 2018 Story : News
Q & A with Mother Mary McGreevy, chairperson of the Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious Apr 12, 2018 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Alison McCrary, working to hold police accountable Apr 5, 2018 Story : Blog
First black sisters pioneered black spirituality in Catholic Church Mar 22, 2018 Story : News
Black spiritual traditions have long history in Catholic Church Mar 19, 2018 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Sally Witt, writing histories of women religious congregations Mar 15, 2018 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Jeanne Christensen on how anti-trafficking work has evolved Feb 8, 2018 Story : Blog
Interfaith retreat center part of California mudslide destruction Jan 16, 2018 Story : News