April 11th, 2012

Katie Zhu, 2012 AP-Google Scholarship Recipient

Developer and Northwestern University student Katie Zhu exemplifies creative digital journalism. She plans to build a tool to help digital journalists collaborate.

She says, “The traditional model of reporters as ‘gatekeepers’ of information has slowly eroded with the rise of digital journalism. My project re-imagines the current reporting and writing workflow while underscoring the ‘living’ nature of articles.

Read more about the project proposal which helped her win a $20,000 AP-Google Scholarship

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    Aw yiss!
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    Cool cool cool. Can’t wait to get started.
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