News & Commentary

Down the rabbit hole: One man’s philosophy of coffee

Summer 2016 Chipsters Joon Lee and Sofie Tapia present a philosophical view of coffee for their reporting project during CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn.
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Meet Scott Davis, the existential coffee-brewer

Summer 2016 Chipsters Joon Lee and Sofie Tapia present a philosophical view of coffee for their reporting project during CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn.
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Tickets to the Free Expression Awards Dinner On Sale Now

2017 Free Expression Awards

The second annual Free Expression Awards will honor those whose work defends and promotes free expression.
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At Long Last, the Stuff of Journalism

White House press corps

A free press is now in full-operating mode in the role that the nation’s founders intended: as a watchdog on government.
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Judge Gorsuch Shows Sensitivity to First Amendment Issues

First Amendment Scholar David Hudson takes a look at Supreme Court nominee Judge Gorsuch’s track record on religious liberty, freedom of the press, and free speech.
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CQS 25th Anniversary Tribute: Ana Ceballos

CQS 25th Anniversary Tribute: Reporter Ana Ceballos (Summer 2013) finds a key to covering grim news.
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Good News for the Future of the First Amendment

Knight Foundation survey tracks rise in American high school students’ support of First Amendment freedoms.
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Chipsters earn promotions, land new jobs and stand out as leaders

Who’s reporting from Cuba? Been promoted by the AP? Honing leadership skills? Find out in the latest Chips Watch.
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WHERE IN THE WORLD IS JOHN QUINN: SOUTH ROCKLEDGE, FLA.

Why is South Rockledge, Fla., of interest to Chipsters everywhere? The answer lies in the latest photo in the Where in the World Are Our Chipsters series.
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Native journalist faces trespass, riot charges — in silence

Jenni Monet

Native American journalist Jenni Monet was arrested last week while covering protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline. Why aren’t more journalism institutions rallying in her support?
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