Articles By Chris Dell

After being invited to write a weekly sports column, Chris Dell took a job next to his father, a sports reporter, at The Sarasota Herald-Tribune. The recent CUNY grad, who has dabbled in entrepreneurship, said he wants to “challenge the assumptions of traditional journalism.”


An influx of post-Katrina artists, coupled with a desire to chronicle hip-hop’s relationship to the city, has prompted a new digital archive that will document hip-hop’s impact on New Orleans.



The New York Times Student Journalism Institute in New Orleans for 2014 is now concluded. We will resume in May 2015 in Tucson, Arizona.

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The National Weather Service of New Orleans/Baton Rouge issued a flash flood watch Wednesday afternoon remaining into effect through Thursday evening.