December 18, 2013
Posted on November 12, 2013 | Blogically Thinking
This presentation was given by Jan Schaffer at the Pace Information & Engagement Gathering at the Rockefeller Brothers Fund's Pocantico Center in Tarrytown, NY.
Posted on June 11, 2013 | Blogically Thinking
There are few surprises in the latest nonprofit journalism study by the Pew Research Center's Project on Excellence in Journalism. There are still, however, many questions to be asked. And there is much merit in taking a deeper dive into discrete clusters of nonprofit news sites.
Posted on June 4, 2013 | Blogically Thinking
It's time for news to move from a commodity to a catalyst for empowering citizens.
Posted on October 2, 2012 | Blogically Thinking
The best journalism schools in the country are now providing genuine opportunities for students to do authentic reporting. However, the most valuable of these are more than just classroom exercises that live and die by the academic calendar.
Posted on May 31, 2012 | Spotted...
A Q&A with Marc Cooper, the digital news director at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California. He founded Neon Tommy, a student-run news site that provides a hands-on news reporting and writing experience while serving up a range of web-only content.
Cooper will be the keynote speaker at the two-day J-Lab seminar “New News Labs: Exploring University News Start-Ups” (#jnewslab), June 1-2 in Washington, D.C.
Posted on February 28, 2012 | Blogically Thinking
Amid the current shakeouts of independent news sites, it's important to understand all the ingredients that make these sites successful. In the case of the Chicago News Cooperative, its problems were not confined to its failure to raise revenues.
Posted on February 15, 2012 | Blogically Thinking
The appetite for starting up independent news and information websites seems to be as keen as ever and the ideas for new projects are quite creative.
The Bay Citizen in San Francisco has developed a interactive bike accident tracking system. The map is hosted on their website and shows every bicycle accident in the area. Each incident includes...
Councilpedia by Gotham Gazette "Keeping Track of City Officials" by enabling readers of New York City to share information about city elected officials and the people and organizations that give...
How Would You Cut $591 Million From the D.C. Budget? The Washington Post's budget game allows you to save and compare your revenue and spending decisions.