China and Wisconsin: Paper Cuts

February 22, 2015 /
Jon Sawyer
Executive Director Jon Sawyer focuses on proposed standards to keep freelancers safe, secure more training, support and funding to maintain independent journalism as a 'precious public good.'
May 8, 2014 /
Jon Sawyer, kem knapp sawyer
Talks focus on Pulitzer Center's mission and its efforts at supporting journalists worldwide to explore systemic crises and engage diverse audiences.
November 19, 2013 /
John Schmid, Mike De Sisti
Can Wisconsin’s paper industry survive an influx of iPads, Kindles and technologically-advanced Chinese paper production?
October 1, 2013 /
Paris Achenbach, John Schmid
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel journalists receive regional Emmy nominations for Pulitzer Center-supported reporting on international paper industry.
July 30, 2013 /
Gaby Spangenberg
John Schmid, Mike De Sisti take home APME honors for their series in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about Chinese competition and the Wisconsin paper industry.
May 17, 2013 /
Ann Peters
Collaboration between Pulitzer Center, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel yields Loew Award finalists--twice over--with reporting on U.S.-China competition in paper industry.
April 12, 2013 /
John Schmid
Pulitzer Center grantee John Schmid will discuss his reporting project "China and Wisconsin: Paper Cuts" at Davidson College April 15 and 16.
April 5, 2013 /
Mike De Sisti
Pulitzer Center grantee and SIUC alum Mike de Sisti will speak about his project "China and Wisconsin: Paper Cuts."
March 7, 2013 / WPR
John Schmid
Wisconsin's paper industry has a long and rich history. But with continued digital growth and the rise of China as a paper power, can the state's remaining mills survive?
January 7, 2013 / NPR
John Schmid
The paper industry once employed thousands of people across the state of Wisconsin. Now, mills are closing.