Angilee Shah covers media literacy and Global Nation

Angilee Shah covers media literacy and Global Nation

As a social media manager for Public Radio International, Angilee Shah spends a lot of time on the Internet. To create brand awareness for PRI and her new project, Global Nation, Shah creates Facebook group and starts Twitter conversations about world issues like foreign policy. On June 26, Shah gave the keynote speech for the start […]

Introductions and tech toys: Students prepare for a week of reporting

By Simon Greenhill and Casey Miller, Counselors-in-Training Today, 65 students checked in to Okada House at Stanford for the first day of Newsroom by the Bay. For some participants, the day began with a “Ready, Set, Go!” workshop taught by instructor Don Bott. Later that afternoon, even more students arrived to check-in to their rooms […]

Team leader Jordan Tichenor featured as Hearst Journalism Award winner

Written by Y2 student Ankita Bhanot Jordan Tichenor, a journalist and student in his last year at the University of Oregon, recently won a Hearst Journalism Award for his work on the multimedia project titled “Rogue Territory.” Tichenor, in a team of six other students, received fifth place out of 105 undergraduate journalism programs at […]

Early arrival students experience West Coast aquatic life

By Simon Greenhill and Casey Miller, Counselors-in-Training Newsroom by the Bay’s early arrival students spent Sunday at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, a center for marine research and education located 90 miles south of Stanford in Monterey, California. The early arrival program gives jetlagged students a chance to settle in at Stanford before the program’s official […]

NBTB 2014 begins with new students, new stories, new voices

NBTB 2014 begins with new students, new stories, new voices

Newsroom by the Bay’s 2014 session begins tomorrow, with new students arriving for our Early Arrival Program and beginning to report, write, record and photograph the beauty of California’s marine environment during a trip to the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Our regular program will begin on Monday with check-in from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. […]

NBTB 2014’s keynote speaker: Angilee Shah of Public Radio International

Angilee Shah, social media manager for Public Radio International, will be the keynote speaker for Newsroom by the Bay’s 2014 session, which begins on Monday, June 23. A talented young journalist with a strong online voice and a passionate commitment to stories of many colors and cultures, Shah will talk about PRI’s new GlobalNation project, […]

Get ready for NBTB 2014!

Our 2014 session begins on Monday, June 23, and earlier for those of you who chose one of our Early Arrival Options. So, we have just one question for you: Are you packing yet? If you’re preparing for your NBTB experience, we have some Frequently Asked Questions (and answers) that may help. Whether you’re a […]

Check-out information for NBTB 2014

A parent today helpfully pointed out to us that there was an error in our FAQs regarding when campers will need to check out on Monday, June 30, when our program ends. Here’s the revised information below, and it’s also been revised in our complete FAQs for residential students, which you’ll find right here. Commuters […]

More spaces available for NBTB 2014 at Stanford (June 23-30)

We’ve received some good news from Stanford, which is that we have some additional spaces available in our dorm for residential students this summer. NBTB 2014 will be June 23 to June 30. If you are thinking of applying, please click here for a look at the typical day in the life of an NBTB […]

Registration packets — send ’em in after you’re accepted!

Calling all campers: Your registration packets are due immediately after you are accepted.  Here’s where to send them: Newsroom by the Bay, P.O. Box 20105, Stanford, California, 94309 Here also are some frequently asked questions about the registration packets: Help! I can’t find my registration packet. Can I get another? Absolutely — but check your […]