Jeremy Rue

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Jeremy Rue is a Lecturer of digital storytelling at the University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. Before formally joining the ranks of the grad school, he was formerly a multimedia instructor for the Knight Digital Media Center at UC Berkeley where he taught workshops to hundreds of professional journalists on new media storytelling techniques. He has spoken at conferences for the Associated Press Managing Editors, National Association of Hispanic Journalists, National Association of Black Journalists, American Association of Sunday Feature Editors and the Association of Alternative Newsmedia. He has led several newsroom trainings on the transition to digital journalism, including National Public Radio, American Public Media and the University of California Office of the President. He was a technical editor for several textbooks on Adobe Flash, and Adobe Dreamweaver. Rue worked as a multimedia journalist for the Oakland Tribune; as a multimedia producer and photographer for a Carnegie-Knight funded reporting fellowship; as a photojournalist for The Fresno Bee, The Modesto Bee and the Duluth News-Tribune in Minnesota; and as a reporter for the Selma (Calif.) Enterprise, where he covered city government, courts and crime. Rue is the recipient of the 2007 Dorothea Lange Fellowship for his photo documentary work on migrant farm workers in the California Central Valley. He is an experienced web developer with knowledge in HTML/CSS, JavaScript, Unix/Linux, PHP/MySQL and a variety of other scripting languages. He has a Master of Journalism degree from UC Berkeley.

See his development work at GitHub.com/jrue.

Published Stories & Highlights:

Understanding how business structures impact sustainability
The Guardian
The Guardian writes that way a business is structured influences its decisions at every level, determining how it selects leaders, sets goals and assesses performance - all of which affect sustainability. These illustrations help show who controls and defines the company vision in family-owned businesses, cooperatives, corporations, benefit corporations and NGO-business hybrids.


Dorothea Lange Photo Documentary Fellowship (January 2007)
The Dorothea Lange fellowship award for a photo documentary project on migrant farm workers in the San Joaquin Valley.