To link mainstream and ethnic media for investigative reporting projects
For the Ethnic Media Digital Divide Initiative, a one-year pilot project to expand the digital reach and capacity of low-tech ethnic print publications
To create and pilot a 21st Century Literacy curriculum
To teach citizens how to shoot news video, upload it to a blog and share it with others
To create 17 open-source community video news sites that tap into public access television's structure and audience using a template that could be repeated in other communities to create local video news sites
To advance new reporting models and partnerships by extending the Patchwork Nation system of county-by-county demographic breakdowns to individual congressional districts.
To use the Patchwork Nation platform and visual data display to provide a portrait of a nation in the midst of economic, political and cultural change.
To empower people to share breaking news by creating a searchable map of events streamed around the world.
To endow a Knight Chair in Sports Journalism and Society
To continue the Knight Diversity Scholars Program, and establish an endowment to sustain it
To increase public engagement in the local electoral process by creating an online multimedia dialog between voters and candidates
To launch the first phase of merging Philadelphia's new Media Clubs into the regular ongoing operations of the school district