Brian Wilson, a junior journalism major and Belmont Vision editor, is one of 75 students chosen to participate in the 2012 Campus Coverage Project. The project is Jan. 5-8 at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University in Phoenix.
This is the third year of the highly competitive program in which working journalists and professors help college students investigate and report more effectively on their universities through teaching skills, providing resources and building awareness. The sponsor of the program is The Lumina Foundation, which provides scholarships that pay for travel, tuition and all other costs for participants. The program is presented by the Investigative Reporters and Editors in partnership with Education Writers Association and the Student Press Law Center. Investigative Reporters and Editors is an international professional organization that supports and trains investigative journalists.