John A. Mccormick

Years at WGBH: 1968-70

Titles: Worked in Traffic and later in buildings and grounds. I also ran the lights from studio control during one auction.


  • CEO Groundhog Press Inc.
  • Member, National Press Club
  • Member, AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science)
  • Science Editor, Perihelion Science Fiction,
  • 17,000+ Byline articles in 150+ print publications, see for a limited bibliography
  • Purchasing Agent and Mainframe Supervisor, Wang Computers 1971-72
  • Former Google Answers Researcher (under contract)
  • Power User Columnist, Government Computer News, 25 years.
  • Senior Editor, Computer Monthly
  • Senior Editor, Reseller World
  • Enabled Computer Columnist 3 years
  • Recent news stories at Newsblaze:




  • 1993 National Judge, National Search for Computer Technology to Aid the Handicapped, Johns Hopkins University
  • Retired Emergency Management Coordinator 2 municipalities, Commonwealth of PA
  • Retired Radiologic Monitor, Commonwealth of PA
  • 3 Current FEMA certifications

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  • Twitter: @siliconsamurai


  1. john mccormick on March 15, 2024 at 5:18 pm

    I’m an alumnus and can’t get past the filters to post anything more? I am trying to contact NOVA with a story suggestion

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