Past Fellows: 2013-2014
2013-2014 Fellows and their study projects are:
Petra Bartosiewicz, writer (Harper’s, LA Magazine, The New York Times); The institutionalization of the War on Terror
Jenny Baxter, head of production, BBC News; How can large news organizations adapt for the ongoing digital media revolution?
Martin Bidegaray, business reporter, Clarin (Buenos Aires); Dynasties: Families and the newspapers they own
Sylvia Colombo, Buenos Aires correspondent, Folha de Sao Paulo; The final years of the Brazilian Monarchy
Patrick Coolican, columnist, Las Vegas Sun; Sports and gambling
Ilja Herb, photographer (National Geographic (DE), Canadian Geographic), Enbridge and its transport of bitumen and documentary filming
Laura Holson, staff writer, The New York Times; Creation and promotion of digital storytelling
Michael Innes, senior journalist, BBC World Service; The use of Syrian citizen journalists by international media outlets
Si-haeng Jeong, staff writer, World News Desk, Chosun Ilbo (Seoul); Women’s leadership in Korean and international politics
Bonney Kapp, producer, CBS News; The impact of the proliferation of news outlets on presidential politics
Ruhullah Khapalwak,correspondent (CNN, The New York Times, Al Jazeera English); The effects of the digital revolution on journalism in the developing world
Louisa Lim, Beijing Correspondent, NPR; China’s post-Tiananmen political development: can its political system survive?
Curt Nickisch, reporter, WBUR (Boston); Can technological education stop displacing American middle-class jobs?
Marcia Pledger, columnist, The Plain Dealer (Cleveland); Business Etiquette writer
Cynthia Rodriguez, reporter, WNYC (New York Public Radio); The connection between poverty and mental illness in the US and abroad
Megha Satyanarayana, reporter, Detroit Free Press; Genetically modified foods: the fact and fiction of what we eat
Toni Sciaretta, senior financial journalist, Folha de Sao Paulo; Brazil’s financial infrastructure
Laura Starecheski, radio producer, State of the Re-Union; American perpetrators and media coverage of violence
Alex Stone, writer and author (The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, NPR); The science of addiction
Scott Tong, correspondent, Market Place Public Radio; Comparative innovation eco-systems and innovation history in China
James Wellford, photo editor (formerly Newsweek); A news platform focused on words and experiences of photojournalists