About the Reporting Labs
PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs are classrooms, after-school programs and clubs around the country producing original, inspiring reports about how national and global issues affect local communities.
Las Vegas, NV
Name: Laura Denue
Joined SRL: 2011
Desert Pines High School
Laura Denue is a Media Communications instructor at the 21st Communications Magnet School at DesertPines High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. Laura is an Emmy Award-winning broadcast professional, who has two decades of experience both on and off the camera working around the country, including TV stations in San Diego, New Orleans and Las Vegas. She has produced everything from music videos to documentaries to children’s variety shows with former NBC President Brandon Tartikoff and legendary music producer Quincy Jones.
Laura is excited to be a part of PBS NewsHour’s Student Reporting Labs program and to be able to facilitate her student’s study and practice of new and more advanced elements of news broadcasting.