• Having a natural curiosity about mundane processes

    Innovation in Focus
    Having a natural curiosity about mundane processes
    January 27, 2021

    Alex Richards is an assistant professor S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Tatyana Monnay spoke to him about data journalism and what is in its future.
  • Automating election results from local data sources

    Automating election results from local data sources
    December 2, 2020

    We teamed up with the Voice of OC, a non-profit, local news site in Orange County, California, to automate their live election results. By integrating data from several authorities, we provided up-to-the-minute results for every kind of race.
  • RJI announces finalists for annual student innovation competition

    RJI announces finalists for annual student innovation competition
    November 23, 2020

    Ten student journalism finalist teams from colleges across the country will be partnering with local newsrooms as part of the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute’s 2021 Student Innovation Competition.
  • Short Takes: How data uncovered great stories

    Short Takes
    Short Takes: How data uncovered great stories
    May 29, 2019

    In a field that can attract the mathematically challenged, data has become an essential tool for journalists. During the 2019 spring semester, students behind “Post” produced 20 pieces of journalism, most of which would not be possible without data.
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