Q&A: A study of innovation in journalism education
Jul 14 2015
It amazed me how wide of a range there is in what’s happening depending on if there’s a “innovator” at a school and how many resources a school has. I thought it was more homogenous.
Legal Stats team wins $5,000 JNO award
May 18 2015
Three recent graduates are winners of the Jason Norris Award in Entrepreneurship to support their venture, Legal Stats.
Reflections on a tragedy
Feb 23 2015
In times of helplessness, I need to do something that matters.
How to find your entrepreneurship Plan B
Jan 30 2015
We had a theory about how our venture would work. Here’s how it played out in real life.
Ready for what’s next: Reese News Lab’s fifth Pitch Day
Dec 02 2014
At Reese News Lab’s fifth Pitch Day, teams present solutions to problems associated with local news, youth engagement, technology and international corruption.
It never gets old: Fresh starts in the Lab
Aug 22 2014
What I learned from building a sad porcupine out of spaghetti and a marshmallow.
It’s time to take responsibility for solving the media’s problems
May 23 2014
Though I’d love to just report and hope that someone else sorts out the media industry’s number problems, I can’t.
Students present six potential new media products
Apr 14 2014
CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–On the afternoon of Friday April 11, the Freedom Forum Conference Center of the University of North Carolina School of Journalism and Mass Communication buzzed with nervous energy as Pitch Day for the Reese News Lab kicked off. Six teams were ready to share the media ideas they tested over the semester. The […]
Capitol Hound service increases transparency in the North Carolina General Assembly
Mar 21 2014
CHAPEL HILL (March 20, 2014) – Reese News Lab at UNC is now offering subscriptions to Capitol Hound, a searchable archive and alert system for North Carolina General Assembly sessions and committee meetings. The pilot version of the product will be available for the upcoming short session of the North Carolina General Assembly, which begins […]
Encounters with failure
Jan 17 2014
Is failure ever good news?