Using discipline in product development

Feb 01 2017

Thanks to UNC’s Minor in Entrepreneurship, we had a chance to visit last week with Shiva Rajaraman, who has been a leader of product teams at YouTube, Google and Spotify. When I think about Shiva's visit I keep coming back to one word: discipline. Too often, I think we wrongly see discipline as the enemy […]

What you missed at #ReesePitch

Dec 15 2016

On December 2, the Fall 2016 class and intern teams of the Reese News Lab pitched their ideas to a panel of media professionals, startup execs, and other judges. Here’s what happened.

Meet our new Interim Director!

Oct 05 2016

We’re excited to have Steven King, a long-time friend of the Lab, with us this fall as the Interim Director of Reese News Lab.

Reese News Lab wins Knight News Challenge

Jul 22 2015

The Reese News Lab in the UNC School of Media and Journalism has been awarded $150,000 in the Knight News Challenge for Campaign Hound, a searchable archive and alert service that enables users to monitor political speeches remotely.

Legal Stats wins third place at Carolina Challenge

Mar 27 2015

The team wins $2,000 in university-wide entrepreneurship competition.

Happening now: Reese News Lab Pitch Day

Nov 14 2014

Watch it live online.

Reese News Lab students win $3,500 grant for environmental reporting

Oct 02 2014

The grant will cover travel expenses for students traveling in the Southeast to tell stories about energy.

Kroi selected for ONA14 Student Newsroom

Jul 01 2014

Reese News Lab’s Hrisanthi Kroi was one of 20 students chosen to participate in the student newsroom for the Online News Association conference.