What you missed at #ReesePitch
Dec 15 2016
On December 2, the Fall 2016 class and intern teams of the Reese News Lab pitched their ideas to a panel of media professionals, startup execs, and other judges. Here’s what happened.
Meet our new Interim Director!
Oct 05 2016
We’re excited to have Steven King, a long-time friend of the Lab, with us this fall as the Interim Director of Reese News Lab.
Innovation and sustainability in community journalism focus of new $4 million UNC-Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism initiative
Sep 09 2015
Knight Foundation invests $3 million to launch new research center.
Reese News Lab wins Knight News Challenge
Jul 22 2015
The Reese News Lab in the UNC School of Media and Journalism has been awarded $150,000 in the Knight News Challenge for Campaign Hound, a searchable archive and alert service that enables users to monitor political speeches remotely.
Legal Stats wins third place at Carolina Challenge
Mar 27 2015
The team wins $2,000 in university-wide entrepreneurship competition.
Happening now: Reese News Lab Pitch Day
Nov 14 2014
Watch it live online.
Reese News Lab students win $3,500 grant for environmental reporting
Oct 02 2014
The grant will cover travel expenses for students traveling in the Southeast to tell stories about energy.
Kroi selected for ONA14 Student Newsroom
Jul 01 2014
Reese News Lab’s Hrisanthi Kroi was one of 20 students chosen to participate in the student newsroom for the Online News Association conference.
Reese News Lab projects take two awards in AEJMC Best of the Web
Aug 16 2013
August 8, 2013 Two Reese News Lab projects won Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) Best of the Web awards, announced during the 2013 AEJMC convention held in Washington, D.C. Tony Mantovani, a 2012 UNC computer science graduate, Matt Hayes, a 2013 UNC journalism and information science graduate, and Colleen McEnaney, a […]