Susmita Baral

News Editor

Susmita Baral
Treehugger

Expertise

Food, Health, Environment, Climate

Education

Rutgers University, Columbia University

Introduction

Susmita Baral is the News Editor for Treehugger. She joined Dotdash in 2021.

Experience

Baral is a New York-based multimedia journalist with eight years of experience covering science, health, climate, food, and culture. Her work has appeared in VICE, National Geographic, Teen Vogue, Health, HuffPost, Popular Science, Quartz, Harper's Bazaar, Eater and more.

Education

Baral holds a Bachelor's Degree from Rutgers University and a Masters of Science in Journalism from Columbia University.

Treehugger and Dotdash

Our mission at Treehugger, a Dotdash brand, is to provide advice, clarity, and inspiration for both the eco-savvy and the green living novice. We hope our content gives you the confidence to purchase a better dishwasher, build a green beauty routine, or simply learn more about the world around you. Learn more about us and our editorial process.