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RJI survey: 42% of non-dailies use paywalls

Source Net News Check on February 28, 2012 0 Comments
Mike Jenner, pay models, pay walls, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

According to a new survey from the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association weekly publishers are upbeat about the future of newspapers — in print and online.

Steffens: Four big obstacles confront print journalism

Source Mid-America Press Institute on February 27, 2012 0 Comments
Brian Steffens, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

As the communications director at Reynolds Journalism Institute, Steffens spoke at the Mid-America Press Institute gathering in St. Louis Feb. 11 about the state of the news industry, where it might be going and how it might get there.

Paul Bolls works to make Tulsaworld.com brain friendly

Source PressForward blog for Tulsaworld.com on February 24, 2012 0 Comments
Paul Bolls, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Paul Bolls will use Tulsaworld.com as part of his Reynolds Fellow project to create a brain-friendly website design.

Photos of Athens protests earn awards at Pictures of the Year International

Source Greek Reporter on February 24, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Three Greek photojournalists have received an award for their work in this year’s “Pictures of the Year International” contest.

Paul Bolls answers "how does the brain perceive & process news online?" with Poynter

Source Poynter on February 23, 2012 0 Comments
Paul Bolls, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Paul Bolls chatted with Charles Apple about brain-friendly websites and his project at RJI.

Reynolds Fellow to participate in live chat with Poynter

Source American Copy Editors Society on February 22, 2012 0 Comments
Paul Bolls, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Using equipment that measures physiological responses in viewers, Paul is studying how the human brain perceives and processes news and advertising and will chat about his findings with Poynter.

Yuri Kozyrev is the 2011 Photographer of the Year Freelance/Agency

Source CNN World on February 22, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Pictures of the Year International announced Noor’s Yuri Kozyrev as the 2011 photographer of the year in the freelance/agency category.

Steve Winter wins 69th POYi Global Vision Award

Source National Geographic Stock blog on February 21, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Steve Winter was recognized for his work on the December 2011 National Geographic Magazine story “A Cry for the Tiger.”

Donald Miralle wins POYi's 2012 Sports Photographer of the Year Award

Source Photo District News on February 21, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Jurors praised Donald Miralle's portfolio for its combination of "peak moments with stunning light and composition," as well as for a photo essay about the Ultimate Fighting Championships in Las Vegas.

Reynolds Fellow develops app where players compete to save Earth

Source Columbia Tribune on February 17, 2012 0 Comments
Peter Meng, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

At its core, Reboot Mizzou aims to show participants creative ways to be environmentally friendly.

Peter Meng's REBOOT Mizzou app debuts

Source The Maneater on February 17, 2012 0 Comments
Peter Meng, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

REBOOT, an app-based game that blends the virtual world with reality, has enjoyed a smooth start since its introduction to the MU community Sunday.

Pictures of the Year International awards best images of 2011

Source MSNBC's PhotoBlog on February 17, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

A collection of the writers' favorite photos from the 69th annual Pictures of the Year International (POYi) competition.

Yuri Kozyrev wins POYi's 2011 Freelance Photographer of the Year Award

Source Photo District News on February 16, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Yuri Kozyrev has been named the 2011 Photographer of the Year in the freelance/agency category of the Pictures of the Year International competition.

Pictures of the Year International names best news, reportage photographs

Source Columbia Missourian on February 15, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

After a week of judging, the first two divisions of the 69th Pictures of the Year International winners have been selected.

Craig Walker wins Photographer of Year with "stunning" images

Source Denver Post on February 13, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Pulitzer Prize-winning Denver Post photographer Craig Walker has been named Newspaper Photographer of the Year in the Missouri School of Journalism's Pictures of the Year International competition.

Craig Walker wins 2011 POYi Newspaper Photographer of the Year

Source Photo District News on February 13, 2012 0 Comments

Craig Walker of The Denver Post has won the Newspaper Photographer of the Year award in the 2011 Pictures of the Year International competition.

Craig F. Walker named POYi Newspaper Photographer of the Year

POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Craig F. Walker of The Denver Post achieved premier honors as the 2011 Newspaper Photographer of the Year in the 69th annual Pictures of the Year International (POYi) competition.

Reflections on Mid-America Press Institute's 'Managing Change' workshop

Source The New Newsroom on February 12, 2012 0 Comments
Brian Steffens, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Now sitting in an airport restaurant waiting to board my flight home, I thought I'd share some of the highlights from this weekend's Mid-America Press Institute workshop 'Managing Change' in St. Louis.

Thousands of photos compete for POYi judges' attention

Source Columbia Missourian on February 9, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

During a span of three weeks, judges for the 69th annual Pictures of the Year International contest in the Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism will look at more than 14,000 entries.

Newspapers not using tablets to full potential says Fidler

Source American Journalism Review on February 1, 2012 0 Comments
Roger Fidler, iPad, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Roger Fidler says merely reprinting the print copy of the newspaper into a tablet does not acknowledge the full potential tablet versions can have.