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What do you want the next superintendent to know about your school?

As the Los Angeles Board of Education searches for a new superintendent, KPCC is asking parents and students: What do you want the next superintendent to know about your school?
asked on October 12, 2015

Share your perspective on abortion with us.

We need your input on an important topic. Has it changed over time?
asked on October 9, 2015

Has breast cancer affected you or someone you know?

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Cronkite News wants to hear from you about your experience with the disease, or the experience of someone you know.
asked on October 8, 2015

Are you a Cubs fan in Redbird Land?

If you live in the St. Louis area, in either Missouri or Illinois, and are faithful to that team that calls Wrigley Field home, please tell us how that's going for you.
asked on October 8, 2015

Did you pay the Obamacare tax penalty?

Some locals have chosen to not get insured through the Affordable Care Act due to high cost, or simply missing the deadline. Instead, they are depending on clinics or health centers to get care.
asked on October 8, 2015

Are You An Astros Fan In Royals Land?

We're looking for people who will be rooting for the Houston Astros during the American League division series.
asked on October 6, 2015

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Love conquers all for Cards-Cubs fans October 9, 2015

As the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs face each other in their first-ever postseason meeting, PIN sources shared what it's like to be Cubs fans in Redbird Land.

Is it time for stricter gun laws? October 8, 2015

As part of our weekly Community Conversations feature, ee asked the following question to readers on social media and the Public Insight Network recently: Is it time for stricter gun laws?

Laveen residents look forward to South Mountain Freeway October 1, 2015

Two PIN sources talked to a reporter from Cronkite News about how the South Mountain Freeway will make their lives easier. The process of building the South Mountain Freeway began recently after years of debate and anticipation.

Hurricane Rita: Lessons Learned from Houston’s Great Evacuation September 24, 2015

"Houston Matters" spoke with three residents who shared their memories of Hurricane Rita.

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PIN Blog

  • KPCC asks “Are you #LatinoEnough?”, sparks newsroom-spanning contentSeptember 22, 2015

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of posts about inclusive journalism — journalism that is done with communities not for communities.  |  Follow the conversation here. Ashley Alvarado, Southern California Public Radio‘s public engagement editor, has long been a champion of listening to individuals and communities often excluded from news coverage and broader... Read more »
  • Join us for a “listening post” workshop in PortlandAugust 19, 2015

    The Public Insight Network is thrilled to team up with GroundSource founder Andrew Haeg, Oregon Public Broadcasting and Camp Odyssey, an Oregon-based innovative youth leadership diversity program, to offer a workshop on community listening, Oct. 1 in Portland. The workshop is part of a three-day event called “Experience Engagement,” co-hosted by Journalism That Matters and the University of Oregon’s... Read more »
  • A new collaboration with (Don’t) Guess My RaceJuly 15, 2015

    PIN is excited to announce a collaboration with Interactive Diversity Solutions, creator of a web-based learning game called (Don’t) Guess My Race. This game in a one-of-a-kind interactive diversity program based on social science research that promotes cultural understanding, increases empathy and reduces bias, all wrapped up in a fun game. Participants who play (Don’t) Guess My... Read more »
  • PIN Bureau wins ASU innovation awardApril 20, 2015

    We are excited to be able to share today that the Public Insight Network Bureau, based at Arizona State University’s Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, has won the 2015 ASU President’s Award for Innovation.  This prestigious award is given annually by ASU in recognition of cutting edge projects and programs that significantly benefit... Read more »