GNR is a collaborative journalism project by over 10 universities in 7 countries: Universities include: Fresno State; University of Alabama; Coventry University, UK; West Texas A&M; Texas State; University of the West of England; Macleay College, Australia; American University in Bulgaria; Boston University; Baylor; Binus University, Indonesia; Manipal University, Dubai; Rafik Hariri University, Beirut
It is an annual project that sees students from all over the world come together to produce one news programme. In advance of the broadcast, students work together developing ideas and stories using social media and hangouts online.
This year the project was hosted by University of Southern California, Fresno State. Second year students at Coventry University worked on a segment that focused on sport in the community.
2016-17: Global News Relay: Activism March 22.
Students have the opportunity to:
Inter-cultural knowledge and communication skills, project management, time-management skills, coordination and digital communication.
Students will produce a 15-minute capsule on the theme