Calling all STEM teachers with a story to share

Apr 22 2013

In my role as the manager for the Reese News Lab STEMwire project, aimed at creating conversation about science, technology, engineering and math education, I’ve gotten to talk to people for the last eight months involved in every part of STEM education. Undoubtedly, the conversations I enjoy the most are the ones with the people […]

How to adapt your photos and articles for mobile

Apr 01 2013

I should warn you that developing stories for mobile is not for the faint of heart. It is not merely moving a print story onto a mobile phone. Theodore Levitt once said, “People don’t want a quart-inch drill. They want a quarter-inch hole.” What he says relates to journalism in that people are interested in […]

A not-so-harrowing tale of what it’s like to live without a smartphone for 24 hours

Jan 18 2013

If you’re like me, your smartphone is the most precious object in your possession. My friends frequently comment about how efficient I am using my smartphone, generally because I have the latest app that does something cooler than what their phone does. Ever since I got my first smartphone in high school, it’s been a […]