Drugs! Pirates! Murder!

Jeff Howe, an assis­tant pro­fessor of jour­nalism, dis­cussed his 12,000-word inves­tiga­tive report on the 2011 mas­sacre of more than a dozen Chi­nese sailors as well as the future of long-​​form jour­nalism at a campus lec­ture on Tuesday.

The web of life for journalism

While news­pa­pers folded, Internet news sites rushed to fill the infor­ma­tion void, says assis­tant pro­fessor Dan Kennedy, whose new book explores the ecosystem of online journalism.

Higher education’s ‘tsunami’ moment

At the Edu­ca­tion Writers Asso­ci­a­tion con­fer­ence this weekend, Pres­i­dent Joseph E. Aoun described a fun­da­mental change facing higher edu­ca­tion today: who the system’s learners really are.

3Qs: Rolling Stone’s controversial cover

Dan Kennedy, an assis­tant pro­fessor of jour­nalism, exam­ines Rolling Stone’s deci­sion to put alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s photo on its newest issue’s cover and the public out­rage that followed.

3Qs: The evolution of whistleblowing

Stephen Bur­gard, chair of the School of Jour­nalism, exam­ines the leak of clas­si­fied NSA doc­u­ments per­taining to gov­ern­ment sur­veil­lance pro­grams and what it means for the future of journalism.