READ the Best of Portfolio, featuring a selection of the best published work from Portfolio students.

KEEP UP with journalists' beats in Blogfolio, updated throughout the day.

  • Read more about Portfolio

  • See sample portfolio proposals

  • Application information

  • Video of guest speakers and Master Classes (requires RealPlayer)

    Search for talent

    Scott Lamb
    Cultural journalist and editor
    New York, NY 09.22.010
    Digital Life
    by Scott Lamb
    I graduated in December 2004 from NYU's Cultural Reporting and Criticism program, where I also participated in the Portfolio Program. I've since worked for Der Spiegel's English-language Web site (as part of the Fulbright young journalists program) and, where I wrote the daily culture briefing the Fix, edited Audiofile, and produced Salon's podcasts.

    Currently, I'm a senior editor at BuzzFeed. My personal blog is at

    MORE ...:
  • BuzzFeed
  • The Fix
  • Audiofile
  • No Grace (
  • Finale wrap-up: "The Office" (
  • Kindie rock (
  • All quiet on the gay western front (
  • What Does France Have Against Google? (Der Spiegel)
  • Make New Friends (LA Weekly)
  • Hold the Fries (
    Feature Story: "You're the best!" "No, YOU'RE the best!!" (
    News Story: Muzzling a Marine (
    Criticism: "The Coma" by Alex Garland (
    scott.lamb at gmail dot com

  • Curriculum Vitae