Cristina Deptula

Cristina Deptula

Position Title
Content Specialist

  • Marketing and Communications
1021 Kemper Hall

I'm an insatiably curious science and technology writer who has come full circle since writing about the launch of Spirit and Opportunity and the ecology of Lake Tahoe for the California Aggie. Now I provide support to UC Davis' College of Engineering and get the word out about research that benefits our planet and can inspire all people.

Education and Degree(s)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Comparative Literature, Biology minor, UC Davis (2005)
  • Master of Science, Journalism/Mass Communications, San Jose University (2010)
  • Professional Writing Certificate, UC Berkeley (2013)
Honors and Awards
  • Published in several magazines, including the Heavy Feather Review, Scarlet Leaf, Talking Writing, the Literary Yard and Wilderness House
  • Invited to speak at three chapters of the California Writers' Club and at the San Francisco Writing for Change conference
Membership and Service
  • Northern California Science Writers' Association
  • Young Women Social Entrepreneurs
  • Freelancers' Union
  • Ethics in Technology
  • California Writers' Club
  • Synchronized Chaos Magazine
  • Cal Aggie Alumni Association