Mike Reilley

  • Online Journalism Instructor
  • DePaul University/The Red Line Project

Reilley teaches online journalism at DePaul University's College of Communication. He and his students publish to The Red Line Project (www.redlineproject.org), which covers news and urban issues in neighborhoods near Chicago Red Line El stops. An early adopter, Reilley is the founder and editor of The Journalist's Toolbox, hosted by SPJ. He's a former reporter and copy editor at the Los Angeles Times and was one of the founding editors of ChicagoTribune.com. He has a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University and a bachelor's in journalism from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.