COLLEGE PARK, Md. – A national panel of judges has selected five finalists to win the 2005 Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism, honoring them for setting new standards for interactive journalism, advancing creativity in digital storytelling and recalibrating the role that news organizations play in their communities. The judges chose a $10,000 grand prize
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Washington, DC – “You Decide” KQED’s original monthly Web series that created a novel way to present multiple sides of a news story today won the $10,000 Grand Prize in the Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism. “It talks ‘up’ to the readers, not ‘down’,” said the judges of the San Francisco public broadcasting initiative.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – A national panel of judges has selected five finalists to win the 2004 Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism, showcasing several inventive ideas – from telling multiple sides of a story, to crafting visual narratives, to creating novel ways for people to interact with the news. The $10,000 winner, a $2,000
WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 15, 2003—MSNBC.com’s dynamic “Big Picture” series today won the first $10,000 Grand Prize in the Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism for cutting-edge storytelling that connected users to journalism with an array of new media tools. Top honors also went to the Chicago Tribune and Minnesota Public Radio, each awarded $2,500 as
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Five newsroom initiatives that used technology in innovative ways to involve people in the news have been selected as the first finalists in the new Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism. The $10,000 winner and two $2,500 runners-up will be announced Sept. 15 at the Batten Awards Symposium in Washington, D.C.,
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – A unique journalism awards program at the University of Maryland will honor those who use technology in innovative ways to engage people in important issues. The Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism will honor novel approaches to journalism that can make a difference and have an impact on a community. Entries
COLLEGE PARK, Md.—The University of Maryland today launched a new journalism center designed to help news organizations use innovative computer technologies to develop new ways for people to engage in critical public policy issues. J-Lab: The Institute for Interactive Journalism will provide seed money to news organizations that propose interactive news ideas and team them