Stories from Jeb Sharp

Special Correspondent

Jeb Sharp has been telling stories on the radio since 1990, when she learned how to cut and splice audiotape with a razor blade in the basement of the Graduate School of Journalism at U.C. Berkeley. Her first reporting job was at Raven Radio in Sitka, Alaska and she's been in public broadcasting ever since. She has reported for The World from Europe, Africa and the Middle East, and her stories have been honored by the Overseas Press Club, the Society of Environmental Journalists, the Society of Professional Journalists and the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia. She was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard in 2005-2006. 



Recent Stories

Lifestyle & Belief

Britain's winter woes

People in Britain are struggling with the harshest winter conditions in quite some time. Thousands of schools remain shut and power cuts are affecting thousands of homes. We'll have more from Laura Lynch reports.

Conflict & Justice

Fighting terrorism in Yemen

The US and Yemen share an interest in stamping out the Yemen-based group, al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, which has been blamed for the attempt to blow up flight 253 to Detroit on Christmas Day. Jeb Sharp talks with the BBC's Jonathan Head.

Conflict & Justice

US HIV travel ban lifted

Even as new airport security restrictions go into effect for passengers bound for the United States, the is lifting another kind of travel restriction ? the one on travellers with HIV. Anchor Jeb Sharp has more.