News 21: Reporting on a Changing America

Partners

Student stories have been featured on hundreds of news sites, including The Washington Post and NBCNews.com.

Voting Wars

Students from 18 universities investigate voter access and participation in a presidential election year.

Join the Team

News21 now welcomes students from all journalism schools. Applications are due Nov. 10.

Partners

Student work has appeared in numerous national publications.

Awards

News21 stories and projects have been honored in multiple journalism awards contests.

Foundations support News21 fellows:The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Carnegie Corporation of New York have provided millions of dollars in funding for News21 since the program's inception in 2005. For a history of News21, go to https://cronkite.asu.edu/experience/news21.

Other support comes from foundations and philanthropic organizations that support the work of individual fellows. These include the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, the Hearst Foundations, the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation, the Peter Kiewit Foundation and Women & Philanthropy, part of the ASU Foundation.

Big Journalism On Campus (PDF)

Leonard Downie Jr., vice-president-at-large and former editor of The Washington Post, writes about how journalism schools are producing high-level reporting that is making its way into major news outlets.

News21 content has been published by major national print publications and websites as well as aired on radio and television and distributed through news services and blogs. Here is a partial list of the outlets that have published student work since 2009:

2013 “Back Home: The Enduring Battles Facing Post-9/11 Veterans”
NBCNews.com
The Washington Post
Center for Public Integrity
The Philadelphia Inquirer
The Denver Post
The Arizona Republic
Minn Post
Oklahoma Watch
Iowa Watch
Voice of San Diego
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting
Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting
Kaiser Health News
Public Source
23ABC News
KJZZ-91.5 FM Phoenix
News Net 5 ABC
AZLatinos
Idaho Statesman
Arizona Daily Star
Portland Press Herald
Times Record News
New Pittsburgh Courier
Tucson Sentinel
Fort Hood Herald
Kitsap Sun
Nation of Change
Swords to Plowshares
Knight Foundation
Cronkite News Service
2012 “Who Can Vote?”
NBCNews.com
The Washington Post
The Philadelphia Inquirer
Center for Public Integrity
Huffington Post
New America Media
The Arizona Republic
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting
MinnPost
Tucson Sentinel
Iowa Watch
Cronkite News Service
East Valley Tribune
Green Valley News and Sun
AzCapitolTimes.com
Bangor Daily Star
Youth Today
Portland Press Herald
UK Progressive
Nation of Change
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pine Tree Watchdog:
2011 “How Safe is Your Food?”
The Washington Post
msnbc.com
Center for Public Integrity (iwatchnews.org)
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting (FCIR.org):
Kaiser Health News:
Food Safety News:
Other 2011 Publications
  • The Arizona Republic
  • Association of College & Research Libraries
  • BeyondTheLightSwitch.com
  • Christian Science Monitor
  • Civil Eats
  • Cutting Edge
  • FIDM Digital Arts
  • Food Politics
  • Good.is
  • Grist
  • Kaiser Health News
  • kalwnews.com
  • KCET.org
  • Meat Paper
  • McClatchy News Service
  • Myuritzi’s Blog
  • The New York Times Student Journalism Institute
  • Richmond Confidential
  • The Seattle Times
  • USA Today
2010 Publications
  • Afro-American Newspapers
  • Annapolis Capital
  • The Arizona Republic
  • Baltimore Sun
  • BayCitizen.com
  • BeyondTheLightSwitch.com
  • Consumer Energy Report
  • Cutting Edge
  • Delmarvanow.com
  • East Bay Express
  • E-learning Examples
  • Energy Boom
  • Energy Collective
  • Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
  • Gannett News Service
  • Grist
  • GuelphMercury.com
  • The Herald Journal, Logan, Utah
  • kalwnews.com
  • KCET.org
  • KTVU.com, Northern California
  • Southern Maryland Online
  • The Los Angeles Times
  • The Louisville Courier-Journal
  • Map a Watt
  • MarylandReporter.com
  • Myuritzi’s Blog
  • National Environmental Education Week
  • The New York Times
  • Norwalk (Conn.) News
  • NPR
  • msnbc.com
  • Oakland Tribune
  • Planet Forward
  • Richmond Confidential
  • San Francisco Chronicle/SFgate.com
  • Stardem.com, Easton, Md.
  • Southern Maryland Online
  • Stamford (Conn.)Times
  • The State (Columbia, S.C.)
  • USA Today
  • WashingtonPost.com
  • WRAL-FM radio (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • WTOP.com (Washington, D.C.)
  • Yahoo News
2009 Publications
  • Adn.com (Anchorage, Ala.)
  • allbusiness.com
  • Behavioral Health Central
  • Bellinghamherald.com (Bellingham, Wash.)
  • Blackchristiannews.com
  • Boing Boing blog
  • Buffalo (N.Y.) News
  • Central Coast Sun Bulletin (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
  • Calgary Herald (Calgary, Alberto, Canada)
  • CBS Corp.
  • CBS MoneyWatch
  • Centredaily.com (Pa.)
  • Charleston (W.Va.) Gazette
  • Charlotte (N.C.) News & Observer
  • The Chicago Sun-Times
  • Cleveland.com
  • Cornwall Alliance
  • Dailyme.com
  • Delaware Online
  • Democraticunderground.com
  • Deseret News Publishing Co.
  • Dun & Bradstreet
  • Gannett Content One
  • GodDiscussion.com
  • Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald
  • GrandForksHerald.com
  • The Greenspun Corp. (Nevada)
  • Herald and Weekly Times (Melbourne, Australia)
  • The Herald-Sun (Raleigh-Durham, N.C.)
  • HeraldOnline (Charlotte, S.C.)
  • Huffington Post
  • IdahoStatesman.com (Boise, Idaho)
  • Keene (N.H.) Sentinel
  • Kentucky.com (Lexington, Ky.)
  • The Las Vegas (Nev.) Sun
  • Latina Lista (Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas)
  • Ledger-Enquirer.com (Columbus, Ga.)
  • Link TV, Link Media, Inc.
  • Marshfield (Wis.) News Herald
  • McClatchy-Tribune News Service
  • Miami Herald
  • Modesto (Calif.) Bee
  • The Mormon Times blog
  • Mother Nature Network
  • NationalMediaCorp.org
  • newsobserver.com (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • NewsTimes (Danbury, Conn.)
  • TheNewsTribune.com (Tacoma, Wash.)
  • Olympian (Olympia, Wash.)
  • Poughkeepsie (N.Y.) Journal
  • Sacbee.com (Sacramento, Calif.)
  • Sanluisobispo.com
  • Sentinielsource.com (New Hampshire)
  • Southern Maryland Online
  • Stevens Point (Wis.) Journal
  • Sun-Times Media Group (Chicago, Ill.)
  • TheState.com (Columbia, S.C.)
  • TheSunNews.com (Myrtle Beach, S.C.)
  • SustainLane.com
  • Taiwan News
  • TDN.com (Longview, Wash.)
  • Tennessean.com (Nashville, Tenn.)
  • Tri-CityHerald.com
  • Truthbook.com
  • U.S. News & World Report
  • WCHL-1360 Radio (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Vilcom Interactive Media, LLC (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • WindyCitizen.com (Chicago, Ill.)

Big Journalism On Campus

Leonard Downie Jr., vice-president-at-large and former editor of The Washington Post, writes about how journalism schools are producing high-level reporting that is making its way into major news outlets.