News21: Journalism Fellowships

News21 is a national journalism program funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Carnegie Corp. as part of the Carnegie-Knight Initiative on the Future of Journalism Education. News21 (for news in the 21st century) is a summer newsroom program held at eight top journalism schools. Each summer, 10 to 12 students receive fellowships at each school to do in-depth reporting on a special topic and produce multimedia news stories.

Their collective topic for 2009 was American Tapestry: Exploring the Demographics of a Changing Nation. Here are the Web sites they produced: 

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