Patrick began as an intern at WNPR in the spring of 2009. Prior to radio, he worked as a reporter in Connecticut and central Massachusetts.
He holds a master's degree in social sciences from the University of Chicago. His work has been featured on NPR's Weekend Edition and All Things Considered.
Edgar's radio debut came in second grade when he voiced a public service announcement urging drivers to watch out for "him and his friends" walking to and from school. Given the signal strength of WMBT radio in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania and the population density of his native Schuylkill County, it's possible that someone other than his parents heard it.
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