Charles Dharapak of the Associated Press won 2012 Still Photographer of the Year in the White House News Photographers Association’s “Eyes of History” contest. To see Dharapak’s work and that of other winners, click here.
Mei-Ling Hopgood is now an associate professor at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Her second book, “How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm,” was published in February.
Yuki Kokubo is launching a Kickstarter campaign for a documentary about her parents in Japan. For more information, click here.
Chris Soriano created a video for CNN iReport that was shown on HLN’s “Showbiz Tonight.” Watch a clip here.
Thuy Vu’s work “Vietnam Revisited” has been included in a high school curriculum unit to teach news and creative writing.
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