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 […]

Annie Daniel

Daniel selected for ONA13 Student Newsroom

Jul 24 2013

Annie Daniel, a Reese News Lab intern from Matthews, N.C., was one of 20 students chosen to participate in the student newsroom for the Online News Association (ONA) conference Oct. 17-20 in Atlanta. Daniel¬†will help provide intensive coverage of the ONA13 conference.¬†She was chosen from more than 100 applications. For the fourth consecutive year, Google […]

Peach awarded grant to develop course on communicating about climate change

May 01 2013

May 1, 2013 Sara Peach, senior producer for the Reese News Lab, has won a $4,000 Curriculum Development Award from the UNC Center for Global Initiatives. Peach, who also teaches an environmental journalism course at the school, will use the award this summer to develop a summer 2014 course called “Telling the climate change story […]