Articles By Kathryn Kenny

Kathryn Kenny said the lively conversation in her father’s Indiana barber shop inspired her to carry her notebook around everywhere and created a journalist.


Four separate educational systems overlay the city of New Orleans. Four students’ stories show the strengths and weaknesses of each system and highlight the importance of parental involvement in any environment.


Young women from the New York Times Institute sit down with women from The Times as they shared their stories and offered advice on how to be successful in the news industry.


Barbara Corbellini Duarte has always had some sort of camera in her hands. At the age of 12, Ms. Duarte saved up $100 bought her own camera — a small purchase that turned into a valuable career investment.



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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