Tag: reporting

Morgan State Student Journalism Project Gets $100K Funding Boost

Courtesy Morgan State University
Courtesy Morgan State University

Budding journalists at Morgan State have been focusing on covering city affairs, particularly underserved communities around Baltimore, since last spring. With a boost in funding from the Knight Foundation, they can expand their work in the field.

New Yorker Writer Hung Out at North Ave. McDonald’s to Get Sources for His Story on Jail Corruption



If you read Jeffrey Toobin’s New Yorker article on the Baltimore jail scandal (which you should! it’s fascinating!), you may have wondered how he got so many people to open up about what it’s like inside the Baltimore City Detention Center. It turns out it wasn’t that hard at all: He went to McDonald’s.