Capitol Hound Q&A with C. Felix Harvey Award winners
Jan 29 2015
In this interview, I found out how Capitol Hound got its name and what is the hardest thing about running a start-up.
Capitol Hound receives $50,000 award from UNC
Jan 28 2015
Reese News Lab directors received the C. Felix Harvey Award from UNC to provide Capitol Hound to N.C. media outlets for free.
Ready for what’s next: Reese News Lab’s fifth Pitch Day
Dec 02 2014
At Reese News Lab’s fifth Pitch Day, teams present solutions to problems associated with local news, youth engagement, technology and international corruption.
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.
Reese News Lab students pitch media products at the American Underground
Aug 05 2014
Eight students from Reese News Lab’s summer program pitched two products, Legal Stats and Kindsite, at the American Underground, the heart of startups in the Triangle.
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.
10 universities tackle media problems at first Journalism School Hackathon
Jun 03 2014
Reese News Lab and PBS Media Shift hosted the inaugural Journalism School Hackathon at the University of North Carolina on the weekend of May 31 – June 1.
Students present six potential new media products
Apr 14 2014
CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–On the afternoon of Friday April 11, the Freedom Forum Conference Center of the University of North Carolina School of Journalism and Mass Communication buzzed with nervous energy as Pitch Day for the Reese News Lab kicked off. Six teams were ready to share the media ideas they tested over the semester. The […]
Capitol Hound service increases transparency in the North Carolina General Assembly
Mar 21 2014
CHAPEL HILL (March 20, 2014) – Reese News Lab at UNC is now offering subscriptions to Capitol Hound, a searchable archive and alert system for North Carolina General Assembly sessions and committee meetings. The pilot version of the product will be available for the upcoming short session of the North Carolina General Assembly, which begins […]