Now open! Applications for the SRL Summer Academy in D.C.!

Spend an all-expenses paid week with student journalists, producing stories with the SRL team — apply for the 2024 SRL Summer Academy! PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs is excited to announce that this summer’s academy will be held in Washington D.C. June 19-27, in collaboration with… Read More

SRL’s First Winter Academy: Meet the Fellows

13 students from across the country will travel to spend five days training and producing stories in Austin with the Student Reporting Labs team for the first-ever SRL Winter Academy this December, in collaboration with Austin PBS. Working in teams with SRL staff… Read More

Stories from the 2023 Gwen Ifill Legacy Fellows

By Kayla Smernoff This summer’s Gwen Ifill Legacy Fellows covered critical local stories in their communities as they flexed their reporting skills at PBS stations around the country— Kate Nakamura at PBS Hawai’i, Tyler Pullum at Houston Public Media, Liam Wady at YouthBeat, and Alexa D’Amato and… Read More

Apply for the first-ever SRL Winter Academy!

After a decade of hosting an SRL Academy for high school journalists each June, PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs is excited to offer a new opportunity for students to train with SRL staff in person this year: the first SRL Winter Academy, to be held… Read More

How to work with SRL: New for the 2023-24 school year!

BACK TO SCHOOL KICKOFF The SRL team held a virtual back-to-school kickoff event in late August to share how we’re doing things a little differently this year. Watch the recording to learn about our new processes, resources for you, and other ways that team SRL can support… Read More