Tag: storytelling

by Aleszu Bajak

“Your last glorious run of green lights was no accident.” That’s how Quartz, a digital news outlet, opened a story detailing how Siemens is using data to reduce congestion and improve traffic patterns. The piece contains 600 well-written words, two Quartz-style charts and one interview with a Siemens sales manager. Prominently displayed at the top, bottom and on every […] more »

by Reuben Stern

This week we look at capturing and delivering immersive virtual reality content and we get some tips on tailoring news for the Apple Watch. PART 1: Creating VR content As more news organizations jump into immersive virtual reality storytelling, we highlight a few options for putting the finished material online and explore some of the […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Here’s a list of current media and journalism awards, including deadlines for applying. If we’re missing any major awards, please contact Mark Glaser at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org, and we’ll add them to the list.  NOVEMBER 2015 DEADLINES United Nations/Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Awards The United Nations/Ranan Lurie The awards are granted for the best […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Here’s a list of current media and journalism awards, including deadlines for applying. If we’re missing any major awards, please contact Mark Glaser at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org, and we’ll add them to the list.  OCTOBER 2015 DEADLINES I.F. Stone Awards The Investigative Fund Winners of the I.F. Stone Award will receive funding to […] more »

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

1. Can Notifications Encourage Struggling College Students to Succeed? (Eric Westervelt / NPR 2. Online Ed for the Underserved (Carl Straumsheim / Inside Higher Ed) 3. Who’d Be a Journalist? (Héctor Tobar / New York Times) 4. 15 Ways to Work Your Beat (Kenna Griffin / ProfKRG) 5. Three Years Later, Jury Still Out on […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Here’s a list of current media and journalism awards, including deadlines for applying. If we’re missing any major awards, please contact Mark Glaser at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org, and we’ll add them to the list.  OCTOBER 2015 DEADLINES I.F. Stone Awards The Investigative Fund Winners of the I.F. Stone Award will receive funding to […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Here’s a list of current media and journalism awards, including deadlines for applying. If we’re missing any major awards, please contact Mark Glaser at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org, and we’ll add them to the list.  OCTOBER 2015 DEADLINES Benjamin C. Bradlee Editor of the Year Award National Press Foundation The award is open to […] more »

by Kent Chapline

As with many college news organizations, our journalism students here at Texas Christian University tell stories in a variety of ways: text, video, photos and more. The stories can run in several places, too — among them our 113-year-old newspaper, The Skiff; our campus news website, tcu360.com; and our campus cable newscast, TCU News Now. […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Here’s a list of current media and journalism awards, including deadlines for applying. If we’re missing any major awards, please contact Mark Glaser at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org, and we’ll add them to the list.  OCTOBER 2015 DEADLINES Benjamin C. Bradlee Editor of the Year Award National Press Foundation The award is open to […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Here’s a list of current media and journalism awards, including deadlines for applying. If we’re missing any major programs, please contact Mark Glaser at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org, and we’ll add them to the list.  OCTOBER 2015 DEADLINES Benjamin C. Bradlee Editor of the Year Award National Press Foundation The award is open to […] more »