Dan Archer: Never underestimate the power of collaboration

Dan Archer sketching during a reporting trip

Comics journalist Dan Archer discusses his project documenting human trafficking and the impact of his 2011 Knight Fellowship on his work.

Jim Bettinger Talks Diversity Strategies with the Maynard Institute

Jim Bettinger Interviewed by Dori Maynard

Knight Fellowships director Jim Bettinger on how the program rethought its approach to diversity and widened its network to get results.

Application questions and answers from JSK alums

Keli Dailey, Claudia Núñez and Phuong Ly

Director Jim Bettinger and former JSK fellows give advice and answer your application questions.

Digital First editor shares insights on changing the culture of legacy newsrooms

Digital First Editor-in-chief Jim Brady

Much of changing the culture of a legacy newsroom to go digital first is not about day-to-day journalism, but about changing the whole structure, says Jim Brady.

Knight-Risser Symposium focuses on barriers to environmental reporting

Sacramento Bee series on predator controls gone wild wins Stanford prize for western environmental journalism.

What is the state of investigative reporting in an era of limited resources and crackdowns on confidential sources?

Sahar Ghazi helps lead Global Voices, using lessons from Stanford

2011 John S. Knight Fellow Sahar Ghazi Knight

What happens when a journalist gets to step out of their usual environment and immerse themselves in a 10-month fellowship at Stanford with other journalists and news entrepreneurs from all around the world?

JSK managing director discusses the importance of diversity in journalism

Isabel Jubes (left) and Elizabeth Trajtenberg (right) host the bilingual radio show "La Ventana Americana" on KZSU Stanford. photo: ventanaamericana.com

Listen to excerpts from a discussion with Knight Fellowships Managing Director Dawn Garcia and 2013 Knight Fellow Adriana Garcia about the challenges and opportunities that diverse and growing Hispanic audiences present for U.S. news media.

Knight alumni multimedia project explores bilingual learning

Alumni billngual learning learning project up for ona award

Alumna Deepa Fernandes, a radio reporter, looks to the web first to present some surprising news about bilingual education.

d.school founder taps into humankind’s innate creativity

David Kelley

Breaking down barriers is at the heart of the ideology that d.school founder David Kelley has used to help Stanford students as well as Fortune 500 companies innovate more effectively.

How Stanford’s president sees the challenges ahead

Stanford President John Hennessy

Is higher education working? A simple yes or no was not on the table for Stanford University President John Hennessy.

Fellows and Alums collaborate at the Chicago Migrahack

Chicago Migrahack

The Chicago Migrahack brought together journalists, developers, designers, nonprofits and the community to create projects using open data on immigration, code and technology.

JSK Reunion: Who Says Investigative Reporting is Dead?

2006 Knight Fellow Karen de Sá

2006 Knight Fellow Karen de Sá talks about keeping the torch lit at the San Jose Mercury News.

JSK Reunion: What’s Up with the Knight Fellowships?

Knight Fellowships Director Jim Bettinger, interviewed by 2007 Knight Fellow Andrea Bernstein, WNYC/New York Public Radio

Where the program has been, where it is now and where it might be heading. Director Jim Bettinger, interviewed by 2007 Knight Fellow Andrea Bernstein.

JSK Reunion: Knight Fellows Through the Decades

Knight Fellows Through the Decades

PJFs and Knight Fellow alumni talk about the impact the fellowship had on their career and life.

John Temple named senior fellow

John Temple named senior fellow

Journalist John Temple, recognized for leading innovation and journalistic excellence in both mainstream and startup news organizations joins the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships as a senior fellow for the 2013-14 academic year.

Knight meets Matter: Innovation ideas intermingle

S.F. Bay Area Knight Alumni Meetup at Matter in San Francisco

About 20 Knight Alumni and Fellows converged on a big-windowed workspace in San Francisco’s South of Market district on a recent Thursday night.

2012 Fellow wins prestigious photo award for Lakota Sioux piece in National Geographic

Aaron Huey, 2012 Knight Fellow, wins Cliff Edom “New America” Award

The award recognizes Aaron Huey’s work on “In the Shadow of Wounded Knee,” National Geographic magazine’s cover story in August 2012.

Innovation from many corners: 2013-14 U.S. Knight Fellows selected

2013-14 U.S. Knight Fellows

This group of U.S. Knight Fellows is easily the most diversified ever, with fellows coming from daily newspapers, online publications, tech companies and even an academic institution.

Make sure your talk really motivates their walk

Stanford instructor Dan Klein, who teaches acting and improvisation – and how to give great talks.

“If you don’t get their attention in the beginning, they may not follow you to the end.” – Dan Klein, acting and improvisation instructor at Stanford.

’94 Knight Michelle Johnson named NABJ’s Journalism Educator of the Year

Michelle Johnson named NABJ Journalism Educator of the Year in 2013

“Michelle Johnson has a legacy of being an effective team member and team leader.”

Innovation from overseas: 2013-14 International Knight Journalism Fellows selected

The 2013-14 International Knight Fellows

Eight international journalists have been awarded John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships to pursue proposals for journalism innovation at Stanford during the 2013-14 academic year.