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Edmund Lawler

Edmund Lawler was a senior journalism instructor and faculty advisor to The DePaulia from 1996 to 2006.

He was a reporter or editor for newspapers in Tucson, Phoenix, Indianapolis and the Chicago bureau of the Associated Press, and he was a columnist and managing editor of Crain’s BtoB magazine. Ed is the author of six business books, including three about the late Chicago restaurateur Charlie Trotter.

A freelance writer and editor, Ed contributes articles on wellness to Next Avenue, a PBS website for people over 50. He has an MA in political science from the University of Notre Dame and a BA in journalism from Drake University.​