The International Center for Journalists interviews Jan Schaffer after a training session for its fellows. (Video)
Jan Schaffer, executive director of J-Lab, comments on the demise of the Washington, D.C.-based Homicide Watch.
Fast Track featured Sillicon Hills News founder Laura Lorek in “Meet the Women Challenging the Media and Tech Establishments.”
Sally Duros interviewed Jan Schaffer about her 20 years of work at J-Lab. Read her post for the Knight Digital Media Center at USC-Annenberg.
MediaShift featured the launch of J-Lab’s Masters Mediapreneurs Initiative, a new grant program aimed at “encore entrepreneurs,” or those who are age 50-plus. The initiative awarded $12,000 to four Baby Boomers who have a sustainable idea for a news venture.
J-Lab executive director Jan Schaffer comments on the role of media start-ups in a changing news environment.
On Jan. 28, Richard Sambrook of Cardiff University interviewed J-Lab executive director Jan Schaffer on community news startups.
J-Lab executive director Jan Schaffer quoted in StreetfightMag.com article on women at ‘Indie’ hyperlocal sites.
An article in CJR.org profiles the pending merger of two nonprofit newsrooms in the St. Louis. The merger was highlighted in J-Lab’s Networked Journalism report, released in July 2013.
Knight Digital Media Center profiles six years of The McKormick Foundation-funded program.