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“Virtual reality revealing truth of sea level rise,” PantherNOW, December 1, 2017.

“Ist der Journalismus noch zu retten? [Can journalism be saved?],” Rubikon, September 25, 2017.

“#EdShift chat: How to make j-schools more inclusive,” MediaShift, September 22, 2017.

“Důsledky hurikánů může zhoršit zvyšující se hladina moře, Miami se opevňuje a zvedá ulice [The consequences of hurricanes may worsen rising seas, Miami fortifies and rises streets],” Česká televize, September 19, 2017.

“FIJ Awards $58,000 in New Grants,” The Fund for Investigative Journalism, August 2017.

“Meet the 2017 Tow-Knight Disruptive Educators,” Medium, August 21, 2017.

“Committee on Teaching 2017 Best Practices Winners,” AEJMC Newsletter July, 2017.

“Celebrating ivoh’s 2017 Award of Appreciation winners,” ivoh, July 6, 2017.

“FIU journalism students record Fairchild Gardens for VR project,” South Florida News Service, July 6, 2017.

“Journalism grad named a Knight CUNYJ Summer Internship Fellow,” FIU News, July 6, 2017.

40: Robert Gutsche, Jr., Neohuman podcast, July 2, 2017.

“A Sea Change” provides students opportunity to collaborate in “meaningful” experience,”, April 2, 2017.

“Multidisciplinary program to raise awareness on climate change,” FIU News, March 28, 2017.

“‘A Sea Change’ raises awareness of the global threat of climate change,” CARTA NewsMarch 27, 2017.

“A Sea Change: An Interview on the Theater of Sea Level Rise,” Inspicio, March 7, 2017.

“Professor makes Liberty Square new home,” Miami Times, March 9, 2017.

“Students push storytelling boundaries using virtual reality,” FIUNews, January 13, 2017.



“Reading screens: What eye tracking tells us about the writing in digital longform journalism,” Literary Journalism Studies, 8(2).

Univisión apunta a los ‘millennials’ y más allá del español” [Univision targets “millennials” and non-Spanish speakers”], El Nuevo Herald, August 22, 2016.

“Univision apunta a los millennials y más allá del español” [“Univision targets millennials and non-Spanish speakers”], El Economista, August 19, 2016.

“Five takeaway from new study on millennials reading longform on mobile,”, August 5, 2016.

“How millennials interact with long-form journalism on mobile devices,” Editor and Publisher, August 3, 2016.

“New sea level rise resource demonstrates capabilities of Digital Scholars Lab,” June 25, 2016.

“FIU undergrads present research on women in communication,” FIUSM, April 25, 2016.

“FIU Libraries increasing access by digitizing content,” FIU News, April 25, 2016.

“Students create digital white paper about women in communication,” SJMC The Wire, April 7, 2016.

“Fourth Digital Block Party coming April 26,” SJMC The Wire, April 6, 2016.

“Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists to share insights at FIU event,”, March 30, 2016.

“Obermann Graduate Institute celebrates 10 years of engagement,” University of Iowa Graduate College, February 22, 2016.



“Remix: 11 ways you can innovate your courses in 2016,” MediaShift, December 29, 2015.

“Eyes on the rise: An initiative about sea level rise,” SJMC The Wire, November 12, 2015.

“Finding ways to improve long-form multimedia journalism,” SJMC The Wire, November 9, 2015.

“Remix: How to start teaching sensor journalism,” MediaShift, November 5, 2015.

“University’s initiative allows community to document King Tide Day,”, November 5, 2015.

Update: “Raquel Baker and Ted Gutsche — Mental Maps and Concealed Stories,” Obermann Graduate Institute, September 28, 2015.

“Journalism professor discusses ‘Media Control,'” FIU News, October 16, 2015.

“SJMC talk about climate change at FACTS,” SJMC The Wire, October8, 2015.

“Media control in the classroom,”, September 23, 2015.

“4 professors win 2015 Innovative Outreach to Scholastic Journalism Award,” FIU News, August 3, 2015.

“FIU professors build app to view rising sea levels,” Miami Montage, July 22, 2015.

“FIU faculty work with high school journalists to inform public on sea level rise,” Scholastic Source newsletter, AEJMC Scholastic Journalism Division, Summer 2015.

“RJI Research Scholars to study viability, sustainability of long-form digital journalism,”, July 2, 2015.

“Summer STEAM camp to examine rising sea levels, climate change,”, June 27, 2015.

“It’s all journalism: FIU students report on Florida’s tidal rise,”, June 26, 2015.

“FIU journalists report on Florida’s tidal rise,”, June 25, 2015.

“Student-produced documentary on sea level rise to premier on WPBT2,” FIU News, June 19, 2015.

“MAST@FIU BBC students embark on 3-week environmental summer program,” SJMC The Wire, June 10, 2015.

SEA Corps examina los crecientes niveles del mar y el cambio climático” [Sea Corps examines rising sea levels and climate change],, June 9, 2015.

“Six feet under,” Biscayne Times, June 2, 2015.

“FIU Faculty honored for book publications,” SJMC The Wire, April 21, 2015.

“How FIU is teaching the next generation of journalists to report on sea level rise,” South Florida Business Journal, March 13, 2015.

“MAST students prepare to race electronic car,” The Beacon, March 7, 2015.

“#EdShift chat: How closely should j-schools, industry collaborate,”, March 4, 2015.

“Award-winning journalist sheds light at BBC,”, February 27, 2015.

“SJMC faculty keep their eyes on sea level rise,” Bayview FIU SJMC alumni magazine, February 2015.

“MAST @ FIU: High school students merge STEM & journalism,” Bayview FIU SJMC alumni magazine, February 2015.

Halftime interview for KSCJ1360, Sioux City, Iowa, February 23, 2015.

“FIU sea level rise student project to be aired on WPBT,” The Beacon, February 11, 2015.

“MAST@FIU receives national award in STEM,” The Beacon, February 6, 2015.

“Alina Rafikova, Uzbek student and Fulbright Scholar,” SJMC The Wire, January 20, 2015.

“BBC students bring FIU Panther spirit,” The Beacon, January 12, 2015.



“MAST @ FIU journalism students host Twitter talk,” FIU Student Media, December 11, 2014.

“An update on ‘Hack the curriculum’ grant projects, as the second round opens,”, December 11, 2014.

“Washington Post executive editor discusses future of journalism at FIU,” FIU News, November 25, 2014.

“SJMC’s King Tide Day event draws national attention,” FIU SJMC’s The Wire, November 14, 2014.

“MAST@FIU and SJMC students team up to study, raise awareness about sea level rise,” FIU News, November 5, 2014.

“Building boom gives South Florida more reasons, and more money, to fight rising tides,” South Florida Business Journal, October 31, 2014.

“Florida politicians battle rhetoric as rising seas drive worries over climate change,” The Washington Post, October 17, 2014.

“Monitoring sea level rise,” H2KNOW,, October 17, 2014.

“South Florida prepares for King Tide,” Weather Channel, October 9, 2014.

“Little flooding reported on Miami Beach on peak of King Tide,”, October 9, 2014.

“‘King tide’ will be first test for Miami Beach’s new pumps,” Miami Herald, October 7, 2014.

“Interview: Iowa City Book Festival author Robert E. Gutsche, Jr., on “Race, Place and the Press,”, October 3, 2014.

“Enduring migrations: A conversation with Writers’ Workshop grad Ayana Mathis,”, October 3, 2014.

“Sea level rise rally launches Citizen Science event,”, September 29, 2014.

“October King Tide brings trove of data for sea-level threat in Miami Beach,”, September 29, 2014.

“Eyes on the Rise: SJMC professors join every-day folk to combat Miami’s rising seas,” The Beacon, September 29, 2014.

“King Tide Day: Students gather on Miami Beach to combat sea level rise apathy,”, September 29, 2014.

“Eyes on the Rise: Sea Level Rise Rally,”, September 28, 2014.

“Sensor journalism and citizen science: It’s about the social ergonomics, stupid,”, September 25, 2014.

“How the Deep South came to Chicago,” Chicago Magazine, August 26, 2014.

“The Southeast Side myth,”, August 21, 2014.

“Journalism professor explores racial prejudice in media with new book,” The Beacon, July 21, 2014.

“IowaWatch launches radio program,” Iowa City Press-Citizen, July 18, 2014.

Review of A Transplanted Chicago on, July 1, 2014.

“How the media stokes racism in Iowa City — and everywhere,”, June 21, 2014.

“FIYou: Robert (Ted) Gutsche, Jr.,” FIU News, June 10, 2014.

“Achievements: UI faculty, staff, students, and alumni making news,” University of Iowa, June 5, 2014.

“Book looks at Iowa City race relations,” Dubuque Telegraph Herald, May 18, 2014.

“#EdShift chat: How to hack your curriculum,” MediaShift, April 15, 2014.

“FIU professors win grant for sea-level rise project,” WLRN public radio, April 15, 2014.

“FIU professors win grant for South Florida sea-level rise project,” WGCU public radio, April 14, 2014.

“SJMC faculty win grant for sea level rise project,” The Beacon, April 11, 2014.

“FIU professors win national journalism education grant to continue studies on sea level rise,” FIU News, April 10, 2014.

“New grants will help journalism programs engage with communities,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 10, 2014.

“ONA announces 12 winners of $35,000 Challenge grants,” American Journalism Review, April 5, 2014.

“ONA names winners of j-school Challenge Fund grants,” Poynter, April 4, 2014.

“12 projects grab $420,000 to hack journalism education,” PBS MediaShift, April 4, 2014.

“The black ‘Pleasantville’ migration myth: Moving from a city isn’t pleasant,” The Guardian, March 28, 2014.

“Racism remains hidden in Iowa City,” The Gazette, March 28, 2014.

“Study shows danger of texting and walking,” The Beacon, March 26, 2014.

“Racism hides in Iowa City,” The Daily Iowan, March 24, 2014.

“Racism hides in segregated Iowa City,” Iowa City Press-Citizen, March 22, 2014.

“Racism hides in segregated Iowa City,” Des Moines Register, March 21, 2014.



“FIU Media Arts Festival showcases visual projects,” The Beacon, March 25, 2013.



“Multimedia Production e-book spells out Miami like it is,” The Beacon, November 2, 2012.

“Working to create a new Mayberry in Iowa City,” Iowa City Press-Citizen, May 7, 2012.

“Facing a changing town,” The Daily Iowan, May 3, 2012.

“Searching for concealed stories,” Obermann Center for Advanced Studies, April 26, 2012.

“Life in our town,” The Daily Iowan, April 26, 2012.

“Advocates say physical barriers impede southeast Iowa City neighborhoods,” The Daily Iowan, March 19, 2012.

Guest on KRUI to discuss upcoming Was The Word performance involving, March 6, 2012.



“How The University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication serves the State of Iowa,” SJMC Website, Winter 2011.

“The most important news in Iowa appears to be — an essay that makes people mad,” The Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 15, 2011.

“More ‘Iowa observations’ in the debate about our state’s true nature,” The Des Moines Register,” December 14, 2011.

“UI journalism professor’s article causes uproar,” The Daily Iowan, December 14, 2011.

“Where are we now, where are we going? C&CS takes stock,” AEJMC Critical and Cultural Studies Division newsletter, Fall/Winter 2011.

“Obermann Scholars Southeast Iowa City Outreach,” University of Iowa Graduate College Annual Report 2010-2011, October, 2011.

“Is vanishing point good for online media?”,, September 8, 2011.

“Documentary film looks at race and crime in Iowa City neighborhood,” KGAN-TV, August 29, 2011.

Guest on radio news show, KRUI; discussion about racism in Iowa City and documentary of Southeast Side, August 25, 2011. (Audio)

Documentary on Southeast Iowa City Residents One of Many Films at this Week’s Landlocked Film Festival,”, August 25, 2011.

“Film explores race issues in Iowa City,” Dubuque Telegraph Herald, August 23, 2011.

“IowaWatch receives $100,000 grant,” The Daily Iowan, August 18, 2011.

“This Week in Review,” Nieman Journalism Lab, August 12, 2011.

“Site urges sharing of stories to ease I.C. tensions,” The Cedar Rapids Gazette, July 4, 2011.

“Website captures stories of southeast Iowa City residents,” Iowa City Press-Citizen, June 26, 2011.

“UI’s Upward Bound program gives students taste of college life,” Iowa City Press-Citizen, June 23, 2011.

“UI doctoral students gather stories from southeast-Iowa City residents,” The Daily Iowan, June 21, 2011. (With video)

“CrossingBorders reflects changing community,” University of Iowa fyi, June 20, 2011.

“ highlights UI engagement efforts in southeast Iowa City,” University of Iowa news release, June 15, 2011.

Guest on “Campus Talk” radio show, KRUI with Etse Sikanku; discussion about and diversity, June 1, 2011. (Video)

“How to write a (city’s) story,” The Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 31, 2011.

“Southeast Side documentary sparks debate,” The Daily Iowan, April 21, 2011.

“Center receives five Milwaukee Press Club awards,”, March 28, 2011.

“Grad students reach out to public,” The Daily Iowan, February 18, 2011.

“UI students to speak at Senior Center,” The Iowa City Press Citizen, February 18, 2011.

“ provides explanatory, investigative journalism,” Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication Update, February 3, 2011.



“Obermann Graduate Institute selects 15 students for fellowships,” The University of Iowa Graduate College, December 1, 2010.

“The nonprofit explosion,” American Journalism Review, September 2010.

“Iowa Center joins Investigative News Network,” The Daily Iowan, June 16, 2010.

“Young guns,” American Journalism Review, June/July 2010.

“Nonprofit partners to advance investigative journalism,” Corridor Business Journal, June 2010.

“UI journalists launch independent investigative news outlet,,” University of Iowa News Release, June 2, 2010.

“Episode 63 – Conversations,” Local TV Now, June 13, 2010. (Audio)

“Iowa moves forward in public affairs,” Iowa Journalist, Spring 2010.

“Non-profit center, IowaWatch, launches with report on fall missing person tragedy,” The Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 28, 2010.

“Transparency key to investigative news ethics,” School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 30, 2010.



“On Millenials and multimedia: Youth and new technologies preoccupy Midwinter attendees,” Scholastic Source (AEJMC Scholastic Journalism Division Newsletter), March 2009.



“Racine, Oshkosh reporters receive Golden Gavel Awards,” State Bar of Wisconsin, February 3, 2006.