Tag Archives: DigitalTechnology

Google, Journalism, and Power

Reading about Google and its maps in this article from the Atlantic has me thinking about power — specifically, who has it, and what that means for those of us who don’t. Google really has revolutionized the way we see the world. We can literally watch it from our desktop computers. Remember when Google Earth […]

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Can the news Write Itself?

The way news and information are being consumed is changing rapidly. With the advent of social media, information is often immediately available and easy to consume. This has characterized what information people want and how they want to consume it. Because of the way this consumption is changing, traditional media has had to search for […]

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I Believe… Journalism Will Survive

I believe… I believe that the biggest opportunity facing news organizations today is the access they now have to instant news stories from millions of people around the world. I believe that my greatest challenge as a journalist will be conveying stories and ideas in an unbiased way. I believe that the biggest problem with […]

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Worth a Thousand Words: Visual Storytelling and the Future of News

Ever heard the saying, “A picture’s worth a thousand words”? This phrase has taken on a whole new meaning in terms of news stories with the ever-growing trend of visual storytelling. Due to its myriad of forms (encompassing everything from individual snapshots to infographics to video interviews) as an ever-evolving medium, the technological and communicational […]

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Healthy Circle: The All-Encompassing Health Newsletter

Healthy Circle: The All-Encompassing Health Newsletter Team Members: Casey Wasko, Emily Jaffe, Lauren Dudley Requested amount: $50,000. What is the expected time to completion for our project? To complete the foundation of the newsletter “Healthy Circle,” the group will require about six months. During this time, we will create a database of research that will […]

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