The News Corps in 2013 received a two-year $100,000 gift from Bill and Kathy Scripps, CU parents and backers of several university initiatives. News Corps received another two-year gift for 2015-2016. The money helps pay for training, equipment and faculty support.
Bill Scripps is a great-grandson of newspaper publisher E.W. Scripps, founder of Scripps Howard Newspapers.
If you are interested in supporting the News Corps’ work, please contact CUNC Director Jeffrey Browne at [email protected]