Posted on 25 April 2013 in Latest, News about WCIJ, WisWatch Blog
The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism and MinnPost are receiving a major grant from The Joyce Foundation to support reporting on key issues in their neighboring states. The $100,000 grant from the Chicago-based foundation, to be split by the two nonprofit news organizations, will fund coverage of political reform, environmental protection and gun violence issues in Wisconsin, as well as political reform in Minnesota.
Posted on 11 July 2012 in Latest, News about WCIJ, WisWatch Blog
The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism and the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have won a national award for their collaborative efforts to produce investigative reporting. The Associated Press Media Editors’ first Innovator of the Year for College Students award cites the Center and school, which since 2009 have collaborated in classrooms and through paid internships.
Posted on 17 July 2009 in News about WCIJ, WisWatch Blog
Executive director Andy Hall and others talk about the Center’s creation and purpose.