Co-editing Issues of Journalism Studies & Journalism Practice

I am honored to be editing a special issue of Journalism Studies and a complementary issue of Journalism Practice with my colleague Kristy Hess.

Read the initial call about how the themes of interest reimagine the roles of journalism to create, maintain and legitimize social norms, ideologies and values across hybrid and fragmented news networks.

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Public Scholarship: Producing Theatre on Climate Change

I am humbled to be producing “A Sea Change,” an interdisciplinary theatre initiative that aims to draw together on stage science, journalism, architecture, arts and the humanities with the sole intention of moving the heart toward a common ground for common sense. Directed by Theatre professor Phillip Church, the performance will occur in April and features data visualization, virtual reality, dance, music, journalism, and science.

 

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Innovation: Virtual Reality & Mobile Apps

The Mobile Virtual Reality Lab that I am leading has purchased at least $50,000 worth of equipment and software. See the project site and read about our project on MediaShift. Also take a look at our collaboration with MIT and our role in a theatre production about climate change.

In addition to VR videos about rising seas, students in the Lab are also creating content for a new immigrant mobile app, a project funded by a $50,000 grant from the City of Coral Gables.

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