What talking to artists taught me about immersive journalism

SFMOMA Art Installation

“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” — Pablo Picasso

Lessons for a creative life

Habits on Post-It Notes

Healthy habits from my JSK Fellowship year that I’ll take with me back to my freelance life.

Thinking in multiple frames

Former Plantation

How journalism can be more collaborative.

How to engage teenagers with the news

Washington High School

Going into schools to mix street art, journalism and media literacy.

Six lessons from my deepfake research at Stanford

How should we journalists address the growing problem of synthetic media?

Closing the gap with readers: an end to business as usual in journalism

News organizations need to be more accessible and transparent to bridge the growing divide between them and audiences.

The Only Way Out Is Through

How the JSK Journalism Fellowship is teaching me to learn to lean on others.

Drive change and improve trust

How might understanding a community’s information needs, values, and sources grow audiences and expand reach in historically underserved communities?

Only Good Time Runs Fast

Timepieces

There is only one bad thing about JSK Fellowship: One day it ends. How I achieved my goals as a JSK Fellow at Stanford.

The Pivot

Unbowed

How might we improve access and credibility in historically-underserved communities: Diversity, audience engagement, and impact?

Artificial Intelligence and Education

Education

How AI can serve as the subject of an investigation or as a reporting tool for journalism.

Promoting Transparency and Trust in Journalism

Lens/Image

How the careful use of creative tools can strengthen storytelling.

What we talk about when we talk about local

The Devil Strip V2

How we can make cities better by making local news better.

Using Artificial Intelligence to hold power to account

AI Robot

Technology can help illuminate dark corners of political funding in Africa.

Three views on the ways to provide better news to everyone

Three Views

Media experts Nic Newman, Rodney Benson, and Heather Bryant discuss how we can improve a media landscape which tends to reserve quality journalism for people who pay for it.

We cracked the Panama Papers with 400 human brains. Can AI help us next time?

Puzzle Pieces

A new partnership between journalists and Stanford machine learning scientists aims to enhance the investigative reporting process. Here’s what we learned so far.

How to foster audience engagement when delivering news in the public space?

Mural Locations

Promoting interactions and viral distribution via immersive, physical experience, collaboration, and social media.

The solution to digital pollution is a global ‘Information Consensus’

Information

Think of it as Universal Declaration of Human Rights…for information.

What ethnography can teach us about better reporting

Seesaws

By taking cues from the social sciences, journalists can tell more inclusive stories and earn the trust of the audience.

‘It doesn’t have to be good; it just has to be.’

Immersive Design Summit

What’s holding us back as journalists from sparking the kind of experimentation we see in the arts?

On comic books and collaboration

Graphic Novel

Joining the Stanford Graphic Novel Project taught me important lessons on collective creativity.