Many Voices, One Mission: A Recap of NBTB 2018

Many Voices, One Mission: A Recap of NBTB 2018

By Hannah Jannol and Matthew Asuncion NBTB 2018 Counselors-In-Training Eight teams. Eight websites. Countless articles, videos, photos, story maps and op-eds. These were all up on screen for over 70 students and their parents during the 2018 Newsroom by the Bay showcase, held July 7 at Stanford University. The showcase was the culminating opportunity for […]

Apply to be a counselor-in-training at NBTB 2017

Apply to be a counselor-in-training at NBTB 2017

If you attended Newsroom by the Bay last summer and you think you can help us build a better NBTB in 2017, please check out our counselor-in-training application and apply now to join our team. Counselors-in-training are our eyes and ears, helping fellow campers learn about our program, greeting and introducing our guest speakers, and […]

NBTB 2017 application is live — apply and pursue your passion

NBTB 2017 application is live — apply and pursue your passion

Student journalists have had a lot to say in the presidential campaign that ended with the election of Donald John Trump as our nation’s next president. And whatever one’s politics, it seems certain that student journalists again will be covering, commenting and creating impactful stories about America, both at home and abroad, for the next […]

Worlds Apart: Shining a light on homelessness in San Francisco

Worlds Apart: Shining a light on homelessness in San Francisco

It was a tale of two cities, as only Newsroom by the Bay students could tell it: Worlds Apart, a pop-up website on San Francisco’s homeless crisis, combined on-the-ground reporting, photography and videos by Year 1 students, with intensive support by Year 2 students, including website design, research, editing and publishing. Worlds Apart was launched on Tuesday, June […]

Arriving early? Consider the Quakes and “Ready, Set, Go!” workshop

Arriving early? Consider the Quakes and “Ready, Set, Go!” workshop

If your travel plans have you arriving early for Newsroom by the Bay at Stanford this summer, we have a couple of options for you. We can accommodate a limited number of students on Saturday, June 25, prior to our program start. If you require an early arrival, please contact us as soon as possible at […]

We. Are. Giant. (Really.)

We. Are. Giant. (Really.)

Every year, we try to find opportunities for our students not only to enjoy the beautiful Stanford campus and San Francisco Bay Area, but to actually cover the events taking place in it as well. After all, there’s no better way to practice your journalism skills than by covering a real story. This year, a […]

Heads up for April 1 payment deadline

Heads up for April 1 payment deadline

Dear accepted and applying students, a gentle reminder that our payment deadline of April 1 is this Friday. If you have not already paid, please do so that we can reserve your space. This summer, one lucky student will be receiving a copy of “Revolution Revisited,” a new book by Kim Komenich, a Pulitzer Prize […]

In their own words: Aili David on NBTB 2015

In their own words: Aili David on NBTB 2015

If you’re applying to Newsroom by the Bay’s summer 2016 program, you already know that we require a teacher or adviser recommendation so that we’re sure we have all the information we need to make a good decision. But we believe you should also be able to see recommendations … about us. So from time […]

Make a difference this summer — become a team leader for Newsroom by the Bay 2016

Make a difference this summer — become a team leader for Newsroom by the Bay 2016

Calling all team leaders! Are you an experienced journalist with a caring spirit, the ability to connect with younger students, a solid sense of ethics, and cutting-edge multimedia skills? If so, consider applying for a position as a team leader at Newsroom by the Bay. Our 2016 session will be held Saturday, June 25 to […]

Don’t be an angry bird — be an early one!

Don’t be an angry bird — be an early one!

Ready to rise to the next level of student journalism? Apply now, and you could be eligible for an early bird discount of $200 off the residential rate for Newsroom by the Bay, scheduled to take place Sunday, June 26 to Sunday, July 3 on the campus of Stanford University. Admissions are rolling, so we’ll […]