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Jovrnalism crew

They are journalists. They are developers. They are misfits. They are a truly diverse team that bring different skills and experiences to an experimental course. They are Jovrnalism.

  • Ariba Alvi

    Student (Sp 2016)

    Former beauty writer turned digital/multimedia journalist earning a Masters

  • Si Chen

    Student (Fa 2015)

    Computer Science graduate student

  • Jason Cheng

    Student (Sp 2016)

    Print & Digital Journalism major with a minor in Business Finance

  • Meghan Coyle

    Student (Fa 2015)

    Print & Digital journalist with a minor in Web Technologies & Applications

  • Benjamin Dunn

    Student (Fa 2015)

    Multimedia journalist, web developer, graphic designer and photographer

  • Crystal Goss

    Student (Sp 16, Fa 15)

    Broadcast and Digital

  • Morgan Greenwald

    Student (Fa 2015)

    Print and Digital Journalism major with a double minor in Entrepreneurship and French

  • Cristian Guzman

    Student (Sp 2016)

    Cognitive Science student
    with an emphasis in
    Computer Science

  • Fernando Hurtado

    Student (Fa 2015)

    Bilingual content producer for digital/mobile/emerging platforms

  • Melody Jiang

    Student (Sp 16, Fa 15)

    Majoring Broadcast and Digital
    Journalism and pursuing Honors
    in Multimedia Scholarship

  • David Merrell

    Student (Sp 2016)

    Former filmmaker turned news producer pursuing a Masters.

  • Kaitlyn Mullin

    Student (Sp 2016)

    Biological Sciences/Digital Journalism double major and emerging tech enthusiast

  • Jason Suh

    Student (Sp 16, Fa 15)

    Public Relations & Interactive Media double major, into VR & eSports communities

  • Nathalia Tavares

    Student (Fa 2015)

    Communication major minoring in Videogame Design and Management/Consumer Behavior

  • Kevin Tsukii

    Student (Sp 2015)

    Print/Digital Journalism student producing 360 and web VR experiences at LATimes

  • Serhan Ulkumen

    Student (Sp 2016)

    Mixed Reality (AR/VR), Neuroscience student and entrepreneur

  • Robert Hernandez


    Digital professor specializing on emerging technologies for journalism


We've partnered up with several diverse companies and news/media brands to explore VR journalism. Contact us through the form below if you are interested in working with us.

Our media partners:

Spring 2016

Texas Tribune

Fall 2015
The Los Angeles Times

NBC Los Angeles



Our industry partners:

Google News Lab logo

Mettle logo

Radiant Images


Contact Us

We're open and happy to connect, collaborate and share our knowledge. Feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions.