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Recap: From Privilege to Progress

About 50 students people attended the “From Privilege to Progress” panel on the afternoon of Jan. 22, 2019, where speakers Michelle Saahene and Melissa DePino shared their viral story of witnessing racism inside a Starbucks in Philadelphia and held a conversation about standing up to racism in public. This event was their second for the […]

By Krysta Scripter | Events
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The Intersection of Technology and Journalism: An Xiao Mina’s upcoming CAMS Talk

An Xiao Mina, an artist, author, and technologist from California, will be visiting the Reno Collective on March 13 as one of the speakers in the Center for Advanced Media Studies series. Mina is responsible for the team behind Meedan, where they work on translating social media and verifying news in real time. She’s also the […]

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What doing a Hackathon feels like (when you’ve never done one before)

I’ve never been to a Hackathon. I’ve never pitched a startup idea to potential investors. Last weekend I got to do both. MediaShift and the Reynolds School of Journalism partnered to present the 4th Annual MediaShift Journalism School Hackathon, where teams of students and faculty mentors teamed up to create and pitch a startup idea […]

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