Gina Masullo Chen

Gina M. Chen is a professor of journalism and assistant director of the Center for Media Engagement at the University of Texas at Austin; author of Online Incivility and Public Debate: Nasty Talk; and editor of Scandal in a Digital Age. She contributes to API’s Research Review series, which highlights academic research that could be relevant and useful to the news industry.

How journalists are using DocumentCloud to support facts in their stories

Anti-press sentiment, fueled in no small part by President Trump, has left news organizations looking for new ways to bolster lagging trust. One way to increase trust is to improve the transparency of newsrooms by making journalists’ information-gathering processes more visible to the public. Some newsrooms are accomplishing this by using DocumentCloud, an online platform […]