Student Work

Living Galapagos

With updated stories in 2013, the student-produced website celebrates the natural diversity of the Galápagos Islands while combatting the misconception that they remain an untouched natural paradise.

Student Work

Living with Death

A multimedia project by Karla Towle: Many death row inmates who suffer from mental illness are executed, raising the question of the fairness of our justice system. Through the perspective of a family member, Rose Clark tells of her experience with the death penalty, and what it's like to face losing someone you love to capital punishment.

Student Work

Men's Retirement Magazine

Men's Retirement magazine was produced by students at the UNC School of Media and Journalism to help retired men lead healthy and active lifestyles - filling a void the students noticed in newsstands. Men’s Retirement topics range from nutrition and exercise to relationships and emotional health. This issue helps readers overcome roadblocks to changing their lifestyles (p. 26) and introduces readers to new forms of exercise, such as cycling (p. 40) and yoga (p. 66).

Student Work

Mountain Lore

UNC School of Media and Journalism students produced “Mountain Lore” to tell the stories of the people and culture of Jackson County, North Carolina, through 13 short films.
It is the 2016 edition of the annual Carolina Photojournalism Workshop project that was founded in 2004.
Each year, a group of UNC multimedia students travel to a unique part of North Carolina to produce a documentary website. Faculty and top industry professionals serve as coaches on the project.

Student Work

MRB for Life

Society for News Design's 2015 Best of Student Design competition
First place: Standalone Multimedia
Designers: Mary Stevens & Kelly Creedon
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Student Work

NewStories

Students in Barbara Friedman’s journalism history courses are producing an oral history archive of North Carolina’s leading journalists and communicators. Many of the people featured are members of the N.C. Halls of Fame in Journalism, Advertising and Public Relations.

Student Work

Over Water, Under Fire

Powering a Nation’s 2013 fellows present a special report about the Colorado River as a living timeline of our nation’s innovations and allocations with water — as the river’s uncertain future echoes the state of water resources in the U.S.

Student Work

Pittsburgh Steelers

Society for News Design's 2014 Best of Student Design competition
First place: Sports Page Newspaper
Designer: Marissa Techmeier '15
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Student Work

Port City Stories

Rising from the banks of the Cape Fear River, Wilmington, N.C. holds a rich past with a dynamic present. In the ninth annual Carolina Photojournalism Workshop, UNC students found captivating people with riveting tales to tell — tales of trial and of joy, of love and loss. Dive in and enjoy Port City Stories.

Student Work

Pretty in Plastic

A graphic design project by students in professor Terence Oliver's classes that explores plastic surgery — the culture around it, common procedures and the risks associated with it.
 
 

Student Work