The Center for Innovation and Sustainability in Local Media exists to support established and emerging local news organizations through applied research on economic sustainability and entrepreneurship as well as innovative news and digital product solutions.

 

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Job posting: Full-stack developer

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The Reese News Lab at the University of North Carolina’s School of Media and Journalism is seeking a full-stack news application developer to help build and maintain new media products…

Podcast: Jed Williams of Local Media Association is on an Innovation Mission

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Jed Williams ’10 (M.A.) lives and breathes the business of local media. On February 6, Williams returned to the UNC School of Media and Journalism leading a group of media…

UNC Knight-Lenfest Newsroom Initiative: Taking applications for second cohort

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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Center for Innovation & Sustainability in Local Media is pleased to announce the second round of the UNC Knight-Lenfest Newsroom Initiative and…

Is local media ready for Augmented Reality?

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Emerging technologies like augmented and virtual reality, 360 video and artificial intelligence are sweeping some media companies by storm, but the majority of newsrooms have not yet committed their limited…

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