CQS News

Read the latest news from the Chips Quinn Scholars program and our alumni.

2018 Chips Quinn Scholars Program Kicks off in Nashville, Tenn.

Chips Quinn Scholars 25th Anniversary

The program, which is the Freedom Forum Institute’s most enduring diversity initiative, provides training and mentoring for aspiring student journalists.
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Presenting the Summer 2018 Class of Chips Quinn Scholars

Chips Quinn Scholars 25th Anniversary

Meet the final four members of the Summer 2018 class of Chips Quinn Scholars as the 48th CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn., concludes this week.
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Presenting the Summer 2018 Class of Chips Quinn Scholars

Chips Quinn Scholars 25th Anniversary

Meet four more members of the Summer 2018 class of Chips Quinn Scholars as the 48th CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn., approaches in mid-May.
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Presenting the Summer 2018 Class of Chips Quinn Scholars

Chips Quinn Scholars 25th Anniversary

Meet four more members of the Summer 2018 class of Chips Quinn Scholars as the 48th CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn., approaches in mid-May.
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Presenting the Summer 2018 Class of Chips Quinn Scholars

Chips Quinn Scholars 25th Anniversary

Meet four more members of the Summer 2018 class of Chips Quinn Scholars as the 48th CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn., approaches in May.
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Where in the World Are Our Chipsters? New York City

A newsroom farewell party in New York City is the occasion of the latest photo in our Where in the World Are Our Chipsters photo series.
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Presenting the Summer 2018 Class of Chips Quinn Scholars

Chips Quinn Scholars 25th Anniversary

Meet the first four of 20 members of the Summer 2018 class of Chips Quinn Scholars as the 48th CQS orientation and multimedia training in Nashville, Tenn., approaches in May.
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Nashville street performer goes against the grain

Chipsters Sierra Brown and Jorge Encinas (2017) capture what it takes to succeed as a street performer in Nashville, Tenn., in their multimedia project completed at CQS orientation in May.
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Nashville musicians find their own way to living free

Chipsters Sierra Brown and Jorge Encinas (2017) capture what it takes to succeed as a street performer in Nashville, Tenn., in their multimedia project completed at CQS orientation in May.
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Used guitar strings help women in recovery

Making jewelry from old guitar strings helps women in recovery support themselves in Nashville, Tenn., as seen in this multimedia project by 2017 Chipsters Olivia Peterkin and Tomas Rodriguez.
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