Director of Digital Information for The Johnsonian.

Junior mass communication major, entrepreneurship minor.

Jacob Hallex is a native of Charleston, S.C. who enjoys multimedia journalism.

Two girls light candles in memory of Walter Scott outside of North Charleston City Hall. Jacob Hallex/ The Johnsonian

Charleston mourners call for change

It seems that once a week a new story breaks into the national spotlight involving the death of a black man at the hands of a white police officer. This week, that man was North Charlestonian Walter...


Art of the Book

The Art of the Book is a class offered every two years that brings art history to life. We sat in on a Winthrop University Department of Fine Arts class as students make marbleized paper. We spoke...