Alberto B. Mendoza

Alberto B. Mendoza is the new managing director for the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford.

Mendoza joins the JSK program from the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ), where he has served as the executive director for the past five years.

Under his leadership, NAHJ expanded its reach…

Working remotely, new fellows will help close information gaps for communities of color in the United States

The John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships today named 11 journalists, technologists and community leaders as JSK Community Impact Fellows for 2020–2021. The fellows will work remotely on a range of projects to close information gaps affecting people of color-deficiencies that have been exposed and exacerbated by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Veteran TV and radio journalist to develop Local Audio Collaboration Initiative with California news organizations

Krista Almanzan, a veteran public media journalist, will spend 10 months as a John S. Knight Senior Journalism Fellow at Stanford University, working on collaborations to help small local newsrooms produce quality audio stories for news deserts and other underserved communities in California. Her fellowship begins Sept. 1.

“Krista’s deep…

Current JSK Fellows and alumni will collaborate on data, news, radio and visual initiatives

Today the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford University awarded $123,000 in funding to five projects led by JSK Fellows and alumni to help provide communities with better news and information on the novel coronavirus and the disease it causes, COVID-19.

The initiative is being funded with existing support…

JSK Fellowships

The John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford University supports diverse, resilient leaders with collaborative mindsets.

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