Stanford’s School of Engineering and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism annouce “Magic Grants” to transform the world of media

The Magic Grant program funds thinking, creating and speculating on how stories are discovered and told in a networked, digitized world.
Cannabis Wire: Cannabis Wire will create a highly visual and interactive data-driven, single-subject news site aiming to simplify the complexities of cannabis legalization and its role in the broader drug war and criminal justice system. The Cannabis Wire team consists of Alyson Martin and Nushin Rashidian, alumnae of the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University and co-authors of A New Leaf: The End of Cannabis Prohibition.
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