To support the creation of the Lear Center for Media Metrics
To create a media innovation web site to review online tools and websites that deliver new forms of news and information
To pilot the Media Innovation Track, a graduate track to train mid-career journalists to apply design, data and technology skills to journalism.
To develop online digital newscasts for Philadelphia's immigrant community and to distribute them via the new citywide wireless platform
To develop a service to allow users to better report, track and resolve errors, issues and problems in news coverage
To enhance the Media Management Center's website, MediaInfoCenter.org
To create an academic program blending computer science and journalism, designed to fill a staffing void at many digital news sites
To provide business education and mentorship to online news publishers and assess the impact of the Community Journalism Executive Training (CJET) program.
To support a collaborative development process with NorthStar Advisors that will result in a strategic five-year expansion plan for Miami Childrens Museum.
To establish Miami as a City of Refuge for persecuted writers
Minezy is a tool that will allow journalists to deduce social relationships, hierarchical structures and topical importance from email archives. The goal of the prototype will be to allow journalists to quickly use the structured data contained within Microsoft Outlook archives to create a rudimentary analysis of a target subject social, political and/or business network.
To expand the local reporting capacity of MinnPost.com and provide a viable alternate local news site