• NPR’s Maria Thomas, who headed NPR’s Digital Media, is leaving NPR to join e-commerce company called Etsy. IN her farewell note, Thomas described Etsy as “an online marketplace for buying and selling all things handmade which has drawn a fair amount of attention for the intensely inviting approach it’s taking to developing an active community of people who want to earn a living by making stuff.”

  • Susan Dentzer is leaving the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer to become Editor-in-Chief of Health Affairs, a monthly health policy journal.