Supporting inclusive mentorship programs The Journalism Mentorship Collaborative is a network of newsrooms committed to diversifying their organizations through mentorship opportunities. The Collaborative includes a chance for 15-25 news professionals to receive funding for their mentorship program, in-person training and access to an expert coach. Apply for funding by Feb. 2.
INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 8, 2018) – The American has announced a call for entries in its annual Fourth Estate Award, presented for excellent journalism works that have had a positive impact on society. The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2018 and winners are expected to attend the award presentation at The American Legion’s 100th National Convention in Minneapolis […]
Led by the Society of Professional Journalists, 38 of the most prominent journalism groups in the country made a legitimate and official gripe about the Obama Administration. Ironically, the gripe was about news–or the lack thereof. They called it “politically driven suppression of the news.” The report was authored by Leonard Downie, Jr., formerly the […]