Will Robinson

Education Reporting Intern

Will Robinson joined the AJC as an education intern in 2017. He graduated from the University of Georgia with degrees in journalism and international affairs. While at UGA, Will published two investigative pieces about the university’s mishandling of hazardous waste in the AJC. He was a McGill Fellow and Cox/Society of American Business Editors and Writers Fellow his senior year. He previously interned for Fast Copy News Service and the Atlanta Business Chronicle.

Latest from Will Robinson

Man’s brilliant car ad for used 1996 Honda Accord nets him $20K
 Trying to sell a used car can be a pain.  The hassle of online classifieds, Facebook advertising and Craigslist can be a nightmare.  But one California filmmaker — nay, genius — is getting the last laugh. Max Lanman took his case to YouTube with all the makings of a real, professional car ad. Yes, he filmed a homemade...

Posted: 5 days ago

Trying to sell a used car can be a pain.  The hassle of online classifieds, Facebook advertising and Craigslist can be a nightmare.  But one California filmmaker — nay, genius — is getting the last laugh. Max Lanman took his case to YouTube with all the makings of a real, professional car ad. Yes, he filmed a homemade...
Here’s what Chrissy Teigen said about her $1K tip to Ohio Outback waitress
 Model and TV personality Chrissy Teigen had glowing words for the waitress who served her a Bloomin’ Onion recently at an Outback Steakhouse in Centerville, Ohio. Teigen, who is married to singer John Legend, left a $1,000 tip with Mikayla Scott, a 21-year-old waitress at the Australia-themed restaurant. It was a 516 percent...

Posted: 17 days ago

Model and TV personality Chrissy Teigen had glowing words for the waitress who served her a Bloomin’ Onion recently at an Outback Steakhouse in Centerville, Ohio. Teigen, who is married to singer John Legend, left a $1,000 tip with Mikayla Scott, a 21-year-old waitress at the Australia-themed restaurant. It was a 516 percent...
Chrissy Teigen leaves $1,000 tip for Ohio waitress
 A Centerville, Ohio, waitress who served Chrissy Teigen last week received the largest tip of her career thus far. >> Read more trending news “She walked in with all her glam,” Outback Steakhouse waitress Mikayla Scott told Dayton.com. “I was so nervous I was going to do something wrong.”  Scott said ...

Posted: 22 days ago

A Centerville, Ohio, waitress who served Chrissy Teigen last week received the largest tip of her career thus far. >> Read more trending news “She walked in with all her glam,” Outback Steakhouse waitress Mikayla Scott told Dayton.com. “I was so nervous I was going to do something wrong.”  Scott said ...
Dayton funk legend dies
 A vocalist that helped the world appreciate “Boogie Nights” has died.  Keith Edward Wilder, a vocalist for the legendary Dayton/London, England funk band Heatwave, has died. Wilder was in his 65.  “He was a really good family man,” Billy Jones, Wilder’s cousin and bandmate, said of the Chaminade...

Posted: 24 days ago

A vocalist that helped the world appreciate “Boogie Nights” has died.  Keith Edward Wilder, a vocalist for the legendary Dayton/London, England funk band Heatwave, has died. Wilder was in his 65.  “He was a really good family man,” Billy Jones, Wilder’s cousin and bandmate, said of the Chaminade...
Here’s the 411 on Atlanta Public  Schools
 Atlanta Public Schools begins classes Tuesday, Aug. 1.  Here’s a guide to help you navigate the school system and get your kids back to school.  Atlanta Public Schools enrolls 51,927 students from Fulton and DeKalb counties. The district includes 90 schools, 74 of them Title I schools, and  17 charter schools. ...

4:42 PM Friday, Jul. 21, 2017

Atlanta Public Schools begins classes Tuesday, Aug. 1.  Here’s a guide to help you navigate the school system and get your kids back to school.  Atlanta Public Schools enrolls 51,927 students from Fulton and DeKalb counties. The district includes 90 schools, 74 of them Title I schools, and  17 charter schools. ...
As border quiets, safe passage into US is still granted to some families
A bus originating in Mexico is inspected by Border Patrol agents, including Capt. L. Rinker, center, at a checkpoint south of Falfurrias, Texas, on June 2. Border Patrol agents check the identification of passengers on northbound buses. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez

6:27 PM Monday, Jun. 26, 2017

A bus originating in Mexico is inspected by Border Patrol agents, including Capt. L. Rinker, center, at a checkpoint south of Falfurrias, Texas, on June 2. Border Patrol agents check the identification of passengers on northbound buses. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez
Coppola dazzles at critics challenge
Oak barrels line the barrelhouse at the winery on Dec. 5, 2014 at Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Geyserville, Calif. Many winemakers, such as the Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Sonoma County, are helping with a massive ad campaign championing the benefits of using real cork on wine bottles. (Michael Robinson Chavez/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

12:37 AM Thursday, Jun. 08, 2017

Oak barrels line the barrelhouse at the winery on Dec. 5, 2014 at Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Geyserville, Calif. Many winemakers, such as the Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Sonoma County, are helping with a massive ad campaign championing the benefits of using real cork on wine bottles. (Michael Robinson Chavez/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
Little People, Bug World
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 23:  Television personalities Matt and Amy Roloff attend the Discovery Upfront Presentation NY - Talent Images at the Frederick P. Rose Hall on April 23, 2008 in New York City.(Photo by Thos Robinson/Getty Images for Discovery)

9:23 PM Tuesday, Jun. 06, 2017

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 23: Television personalities Matt and Amy Roloff attend the Discovery Upfront Presentation NY - Talent Images at the Frederick P. Rose Hall on April 23, 2008 in New York City.(Photo by Thos Robinson/Getty Images for Discovery)