SRL wins Telly Gold for Moments of Truth series

Arlington, VA – May 23, 2023  PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs Moments of Truth series was named the Gold Telly Winner in Online – Series: Video Journalism in the 44th Annual Telly Awards, which honor excellence… Read More

SRL’s Student Journalism Challenge Winners Announced

Winning stories celebrate students’ perspectives on education in their communities  Arlington, Va.— Six projects by teens from across the United States won the 2022 Student Journalism Challenge, a national contest for teens to report stories from their communities. The theme was “My Education,… Read More

Apply now! Don’t miss the 2023 Student Academy in Boston!

By Ryan Mercado  NOTE: The application for this year’s summer Academy is now closed. Students from across the country will spend an all-expenses-paid week producing stories with the SRL team this summer — will you be one of them? PBS NewsHour Student Reporting… Read More

Young people impact another historic election cycle

By Ryan Mercado & Abrahim Karzai As campaigns winded down and the nation prepared for the 2022 midterm elections, PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs (SRL) hosted We the Young People: Moments of Truth. The half-hour special focused on students and their families… Read More

Student Reporting Labs Debuts Digital Series on Misinformation

Arlington, Va.—Student Reporting Labs (SRL), a youth media initiative of the PBS NewsHour, today launched Moments of Truth, an all-new digital series exploring misinformation and showcasing intergenerational conversations about facts, information, and truth. The first two episodes showcase young people talking with… Read More