Iowans love their state fair. Check out how adding a ProConIt to a story comparing it to the Minnesota state fair gave Iowans a chance to share their love.
Breaking news editors have to make lots of quick decisions about how to use reporting resources. Sometimes that means you send your reporter to a crime scene and get stuck writing the weather story yourself.
On the day of the first presidential debate, I took a look at how Barack Obama’s and Mitt Romney’s social media accounts were used and wrote a Storify to display them.
Super Tuesday was a big day for the GOP candidates. How did social media play into their strategy? Check out their posts from that day in a Storify.
After my second election as a journalist I was curious how students followed the 2010 midterm election. Two classmates and I went out to Iowa State’s Central Campus to ask students and produced a video with their answers.