Our Innovation team is a real-world testing and building staff for new journalism tools and technologies. The Reynolds Journalism Institute is a space where newsrooms, industry leaders and innovation staff partner to prototype journalism innovations that will benefit newsrooms worldwide. 


Recent partnership projects:


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In addition to partnership projects, the innovation staff:

  • Produces the monthly web series Innovation in Focus which explores emerging technology and storytelling methods for newsrooms
  • Hosts the annual RJI Student Competition where students work together on a project that tackles a challenge faced by the journalism industry
  • Manages the RJI Fellowship program where journalists from all over the world develop their innovative projects with our resources
  • Hosts the Women in Journalism Workshop where female journalists gather annually for training and discussions around relevant issues
  • Teaches at the Missouri School of Journalism
  • Travels to teach and speak at conferences when requested


Interested in working with us?

Email our Director of Innovation or submit in the form below to speak to us about partnering on a project: 

Kat Duncan, Director of Innovation - duncank@rjionline.org



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