By Gordon Lambie
Sarah Rogers wrote for The Record between the Summer of 2007 and the end of 2008 but said that, even in that short time, working for the paper proved to be an important steppingstone for future work.
“It presented to me a really interesting challenge that I wanted to take on, but I remember feeling really nervous about that,” she said, sharing that the job was her first in Quebec. “It ended up being a really great way to improve my French and learn, because you’re just sort of thrown into it.”
These days Rogers is reporting for Nunatsiaq News, which covers news for communities in Nunavut and Nunavik, but she said that she came to Sherbrooke from work in Alberta because her partner was from Quebec.