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Michael Grant

Google News Lab
Teaching Fellow
Micheal Grant is a veteran journalist who specializes in editorial experience design. He recently joined the News Lab as Teaching Fellow training newsrooms in the use of Google Products. Before joining the News Lab, Grant was UX design editor at Reveal, from The Center for Investigative Reporting, where he brought d.school training to bear — a skill acquired during his 2018-2019 year as a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. As a JSK Fellow, Grant focused on product design and development, and building experiments to address equity in online journalism. Priors career stops include the San Francisco Chronicle, the Star Tribune and the San Francisco Business Times.  You can catch him at ONA where he leads The HBCU Digital Media Fellowship; a program created for students of historically black colleges designed to strengthen their understanding of and ability to produce online journalism.