New MAs in Media Innovation and Visual Journalism launched

New MAs in Media Innovation and Visual Journalism launched

Jul 19 2013

The Media Innovation Studio is delighted to announce two new MAs. The new MA in Media Innovation has been conceived of and developed by the MIS team, and the MA in Visual Journalism will be run in conjunction with the School of Journalism and Digital Communication’s Photography team.

AeroSee prepares for ‘Drone Journalism’ test flight

AeroSee prepares for ‘Drone Journalism’ test flight

Jul 16 2013

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is launching a drone – AeroSee – that could save lives in the Lake District mountains. And members of the public are invited to join the live search and rescue trial operation from their desktop computers, tablet devices and mobiles.

BookExpo America 2013

BookExpo America 2013

Jun 25 2013

BookExpo America is the largest book trade fair in the world with over 10,000 people attending and over 1,500 exhibitors.

Nesta publishes ‘Between Worlds’ R&D report

Nesta publishes ‘Between Worlds’ R&D report

Jun 20 2013

Nesta has published the findings of a digital R&D report, produced by the University of the West of England, University of Dundee and UCLan’s Media Innovation Studio, which examined immersive technology at Punchdrunk theatre’s Sleep No More production.

Social Media for Journalists: Out Now

Social Media for Journalists: Out Now

May 28 2013

Newly published title, Social Media for Journalists – co-authored by the Media Innovation Studio’s Clare Cook, landed on the Media Innovation Studio’s desks today.

African Community Journalism Bureaus welcome UCLan

African Community Journalism Bureaus welcome UCLan

May 03 2013

Earlier this week, the Media Innovation Studio’s George Ogola and Paul Egglestone handed over a number of laptops to The African Woman and Child Features Service (AWC), a Nairobi-based non-governmental organisation

Media Innovation Studio hosts UCLan careers event

Media Innovation Studio hosts UCLan careers event

Apr 24 2013

The Media Innovation Studio was transformed into a careers networking event this week as UCLan’s School of Journalism and Digital Communication held its My Career, Your Career day.

Interactive Newsprint presents at COST

Interactive Newsprint presents at COST

Mar 29 2013

Interactive Newsprint joined the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) network in Lisbon where the focus of activities was firmly on exploring new ways of combining print and digital.

Media Innovation Studio appears at UCLan University Court

Media Innovation Studio appears at UCLan University Court

Mar 26 2013

The Media Innovation Studio was invited to UCLan’s annual University Court event this week to present the Interactive Newsprint project.

Interactive Newsprint and friends debate #digiprint at SxSW

Interactive Newsprint and friends debate #digiprint at SxSW

Mar 18 2013

“Print is dead! Long live print!” declares the panel description for the ‘Pitchforks and Printed Electronics’ panel at the SxSW Interactive festival.