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Recent reporting by UC Journalism students.


Olympic DNA

Digital Project: Olympic DNA

Millions grow up dreaming about competing in the Olympic Games, but few ever get there. Find out what makes an Olympian in this report by Matt Rogers. 

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Oneida's Power

Digital Project: Oneida's Power

How does the recent explosion of investment and legislation regarding renewable energy in New York affect Oneida County and where does the county currently stand in its clean energy adoption?

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Baseball Bat Maker, by Ted Kreuger

Video Report: Baseball Bat Maker

A story about a central New York man who makes baseball bats, by UC journalism student Ted Kreuger.

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Special Project: ESL in Utica

Digital Project: ESL in Utica

With a refugee population that makes up nearly a quarter of Utica’s population, educating students with limited English skills can be a challenge. The situation, though, is more complex.

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Special Project: Oneida and Heroin

Digital Project: Oneida and Heroin

Heroin-related arrests doubled in Utica from 2013 to 2014. In Utica Drug Court, which handles cases from across Oneida County, more than 90 percent of the offenders are younger than 27 and white.

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New York Reporting Project

New York Reporting Project

The mission of the New York Reporting Project at Utica College is to inform citizens of New York State about important public issues through the production and distribution of engaging pieces of explanatory journalism—stories that serve the public interest.

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Documentary: Olympic Ring

Documentary: Olympic Ring

A young man's journey from immigrant to college student to Olympic hopeful.

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Documentary: A Trapper's Tale

Documentary: A Trapper's Tale

Tradition and culture lead a young man to become a trapper.

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