New WaPo connection: Former Chron education reporter Simone Sebastian has joined The Washington Post as a deputy editor of its new digital magazine, PostEverything. She was assistant editor at the Houston Chronicle and ed reporter at The Columbus Dispatch. Contact: email@example.com; www.twitter.com/simonesnews.
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