News

June 2016

Stanford journalism students tell stories using 360-degree video

Stanford journalism students are using cutting-edge, 360-degree video cameras and production software to tell stories in an immersive story form.

April 2016

Dawn Garcia named next John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships Program director

Dawn E. Garcia, managing director of the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships Program at Stanford, has been named director of the program.

Alum Mary Rajkumar’s (MA ’91) AP investigative team wins 2016 Pulitzer Prize for uncovering global scandal

Stanford Journalism alumna Mary Rajkumar (MA '91) was a part of The Associated Press team that was awarded a 2016 Pulitzer Prize for uncovering egregious labor abuses related to American seafood supply.

February 2016

2016 Computation+Journalism Symposium to be at Stanford this fall

Join us in the heart of Silicon Valley for a two-day conference exploring the interface between journalism and computing.

Stanford junior wins ‘James Robinson Award for Student Journalists’

Stanford junior Erica Evans is the 2015 winner of the James Robinson Award for Student Journalists.

January 2016

Stanford senior Alexa Liautaud named 2016 Daniel Pearl Intern

Stanford senior Alexa Liautaud has been chosen as the 2016 Daniel Pearl Memorial Journalism Intern.

Racial profiling reporting project named Knight News Challenge winner

Knight Foundation announced Tuesday that an interdisciplinary data reporting project affiliated with the Stanford Computational Journalism Lab that will collect and analyze more than 100 million highway patrol stops throughout the country is among the winners of the Knight News Challenge on Data.

November 2015

Stanford’s data journalism program advances the storytelling form

Stanford Report explains how the Stanford Journalism Program is blending the power of big data with journalistic training in the craft of storytelling.

Chilton Bush Journalism Lab gets a major technology upgrade

The program’s journalism lab received a complete makeover this year, including a new look, brand-new technology infrastructure, five large widescreen displays and standing workstations.

July 2015

California Civic Data Coalition named Knight News Challenge winner

Knight Foundation pledges $250,000 to boost open-source effort to ease analysis of money in state politics.