Adam Hofstetter

Senior Editor

Adam was Senior Editor for findingDulcinea from February 2007 until March 2009. He came from Kaplan Test Prep, where he managed the editing, layout and production of all course materials for Kaplan's graduate-level test prep courses as Managing Editor for Graduate Programs. Prior to his stint at Kaplan, Adam spent seven years editing and producing scientific journals, first for the American Institute of Physics and then for John Wiley & Sons. In 1998, he co-founded “Jerk of the Week”, a critically acclaimed sports commentary Web site that was praised in newspapers and magazines across the country. He has written for the New York Times Syndicate, Sports Illustrated’s Web site and ESPN's Web site; has authored several books; and has been interviewed on CNN and featured as a guest on several talk radio shows.

Favorite Web sites:
  Joe Posnanski
  Hopstop
  Upromise

Most Recent Articles by Adam Hofstetter

  • The Foodie: Great Kosher Wines
    If you're visiting a Jewish home for Passover or any other festive occastion, it might be a good idea to pick up a bottle of kosher wine. There's more to kosher wine these days than Manischewitz or Kedem; it's a rapidly growing sector of the market that includes fine wines from all over the world.
  • Yankees’ First Pitch Is Out of This World

    An astronaut in the International Space Station will be throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at the start of tonight’s game between the Yankees and Red Sox.

  • Easter Island
    A tiny, South Pacific island. Giant, mysterious stone statues. Civil war, famine, cannibalism, and cults. The collapse of a civilization. Is it any wonder that Easter Island, named by the first European to set foot on the island on Easter Sunday, 1722, continues to be a center of interest, conjecture, and tourism?