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UI journalists launch independent investigative news outlet, IowaWatch.org
Media Newswire, June 7, 2010

Iowa Journalists Launch Independent Investigative News Outlet, IowaWatch.org
Newswise, June 3, 2010

Graduates tell stories of achievement as commencement approaches
University of Wisconsin-Madison News, May 13, 2010

The New Investigators: Nonprofits are breaking new ground. Can they sustain themselves?
Columbia Journalism Review, May 11, 2010

The new state trivia expert
Newsbuzz from Milwaukee Magazine, May 6, 2010

Report: Nonprofit newsrooms need to be open about their fundraising practices
Romenesko on Poynter Online, Apr. 28, 2010

Ethics for the Investigators: A new report seeks standards for nonprofit newsrooms
Columbia Journalism Review, Apr. 26, 2010

What’s next for news?
Taking Note, Feb. 3, 2010

What Next for News?
The Atlantic, Feb. 2, 2010

Producer’s Journal: Journalism Ethics Roundtable
Wisconsin Public Television, Jan. 29, 2010

Program: Journalism Roundtable
Center for Journalism Ethics, Jan. 29, 2010

University-based reporting, or university-assisted reporting?
Mediated Communication, Jan. 22, 2010

Investigative Journalism Ethics
The Isthmus, Jan. 22, 2010

The future of journalism: News consumers must be savvier than ever — or risk being duped
The Isthmus, Jan. 22, 2010

What’s News: Putting names and faces on the immigration debate
The Capital Times, Jan. 20, 2010

UW-Madison: Roundtable to explore ethics for investigative journalism outlets
WisBusiness, Jan. 20, 2010

Roundtable Examines Issues for Investigative Newsrooms
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication, Jan. 20, 2009

Roundtable to explore ethics for investigative journalism outlets
University of Wisconsin-Madison News, Jan. 20, 2010

University-based reporting, or university-assisted reporting?
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication, Nov. 19, 2009

University-Based Reporting Could Keep Journalism Alive
The Chronicle of Higher Education, Dec. 15, 2009

“SPECIAL REPORT: Amid Newsroom Cutbacks Are ‘Watchdogs’ Still Awake? And Can Outsiders Fill the Gaps?
Editor and Publisher, Oct. 29, 2009

“Madison, Wis. media join forces for health care probe
PoynterOnline., Oct. 22, 2009

“The Reconstruction of American Journalism”
Columbia Journalism Review, Oct. 20, 2009

“Madison media launch All Together Now with a collaborative reporting project on health care”
The Isthmus, Oct. 19, 2009

“The same old story turns into a new one as start-ups multiply”
The Washington Post, Oct. 19, 2009

“A New Horizon for News”
The New York Review of Books, Sept. 24, 2009

Listen to WCIJ’s Andy Hall and Lexie Clinton talk with Wisconsin Public Radio’s Jim Packard
Wisconsin Public Radio, July 22, 2009

Investigating boating accidents that lead to fatalities,”
PoynterOnline, July 16, 2009

“Doyle refuses questions on travel expenses”
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 15, 2009

“Nonprofit news organizations form network but bring different priorities”
Nieman Journalism Lab, Harvard University, July 7, 2009

New investigative group’s twin missions: journalism and sustainability
Communication Leadership and Policy, July 2, 2009

“Media: Brainstorming the future of investigative reporting”
The Center for Public Integrity, June 29, 2009

“The end of investigative journalism? Hardly, judging by IRE conference”
PoynterOnline, June 18, 2009

“All together now: Journalism’s collaborative future”
Columbia Journalism Review, June 2009

“New grassroots life for investigative reporting?”
Knight Digital Media Center, April 9, 2009

“Words of hope in an era of calamity”
We Media, April 3, 2009

“Jumping into the ‘swirling maze’: How investigative journalism is being reborn”
Center for Journalism Ethics, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication, March 30, 2009

“Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism gets $100,000 grant”
Wisconsin State Journal, Feb. 17, 2009

“Nonprofit investigative center receives $100,000 start-up grant,”
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication, Feb. 17, 2009

“Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation awards $1.27M in grants”
The Oklahoman, Feb. 12, 2009

“Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation announces $1.27 million in grants to journalism organizations”
Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, Feb. 11, 2009

“Investigative Teem: New nonprofit. journalism centers aim to fill the gap in state and local investigations”
American Journalism Review, Feb.-March 2009

“State of Change: Newspapers trim, consolidate capital bureaus in tough times”
Newspaper Association of America’s Presstime magazine, February 2009

“State Journal’s Andy Hall to start non-profit journalism group”
Isthmus, Madison’s alternative weekly, Jan. 22, 2009

“Media at Work: Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism”
WisconsinEye, Jan. 19, 2009

“Journalism center to be established”
Wisconsin State Journal, Jan. 13, 2009

“Investigative journalism center to focus upon Wisconsin issues”
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication, Jan. 12, 2009

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