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Community storytelling with the StoryCorps app

7/28/2015 | by: Amy Gahran

Sharing personal stories is a crucial part of how communities work, and how they might be strengthened or healed.  The nationally renowned oral history project StoryCorps offers a mobile app that makes it easy to collect, aggregate, and share stories about any community

News for Digital Innovators

Can storytelling and engagement techniques from investigative reporting help community groups reach out?

7/27/2015 | by: Nancy Yoshihara

That is the question at the center of a new collaborative investigative reporting project in New Jersey led by the Center for Investigative Reporting and funded by a grant from the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation.

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New Tow Center Research Fellows to explore digital journalism in depth


Photo: Tow Center held an orientation last week for the new Research Fellows. Photo courtesy Tow Center for Digital Journalism.

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Startup Weekend DC Media Edition

July 31, 2015 - August 2, 2015

Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur or new to the startup world, Startup Weekend DC Media Edition is where you can pitch your idea, form a team, validate your concept, build your product, get valuable insight from mentors, and present your work to a panel of esteemed judges all in just 54 hours. 

Podcasting Collab/Space San Francisco Workshop, September 12

September 12, 2015 - September 12, 2015

Podcasting has become the Next Big Thing for the second time in our current golden age of audio. How an audio startups survive and thrive will be the focus of the one-day  Collab/Space San Francisco workshop on September 12. 

Register by July 31 for discount to Online News Assn. Annual Conference in L.A.

September 24, 2015 - September 26, 2015

ONA's annual conference attracts hundreds of highly engaged digital journalists who are shaping the future of media.

Code For America Summit: Transforming 21st Century Government

September 30, 2015 - October 2, 2015

The 2015 Code for America Summit will kick-off September 30 in Oakland, California. For three days, more than 1,300 government leaders, technologists, and community members will  delve into how, together, we can transform government for the 21st Century.

July 31 deadline for discounts to LION Annual Summit October 1-3

October 1, 2015 - October 3, 2015

The 2015 LION Summit will return to Chicago on October 1-3 at the downtown campus of Columbia College Chicago

3-D: Digital, Diversity, Disruption: theme of ASNE-APME conference October 16-18

October 16, 2015 - October 18, 2015

The nation's top editors gather at the ASNE-APME annual conference October 16-18 in Silicon Valley at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA.  The Associated Press Photo Managers is also a conference partner. 

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Training Spotlight

Best Social Media and Networking Skills and Practices for Foundation Leaders (Miami, FL.)

Workshop focuses on understanding key social platforms in the growing digital media environment.

[Archived Webinar, Nov. 2014] Social Searching for Journalists

Strategic use of social platforms can include finding sources that lead to better journalism, sharing content more effectively and figuring out what “works” through tracking who sees your posts.