This summit brings together women entrepreneurs who have launched media projects large and small.
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Washington, D.C. – Four innovative news ideas – to cover the cultural narrative of food, build e-platforms for long-form women writers, expand Latino coverage in New England, and spotlight emerging women musicians –won $14,000 awards to develop their projects in the coming year. The award winners were selected from 205 proposals received in the sixth
James Breiner, director of the Global Business Journalism Program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, starts off his series on entrepreneurial journalism programs with American University.
J-Lab’s Jan Schaffer talks about J-Lab’s work with journalism innovation and media entrepreneurship in a podcast for It’s All Journalism.
“The opportunities are wide open for connecting silos of information in communities, amplifying good stories that people want to know about and for leveraging resources so that the sum of the efforts is bigger than the individual contributions.”
A speech by Jan Schaffer at Howard University for the Social Media Tech Conference 2012.
Kudos to Homicide Watch for exceeding its Kickstarter goal. I was among those who donated. But I have to confess to a lot of head -scratching over all the rallying cries, berating national foundations for not supporting a good local news site. The fact of the matter is, the founders are leaving the start up
Business News Daily published an article today on American University’s new Masters of Arts in Media Entrepreneurship program.
Quietly, and not so quietly, journalism schools around the country are starting to give their students new news opportunities. More than beefing up course catalogues with multimedia and convergence offerings, the schools are becoming incubators for entrepreneurial news startups – news websites that are populated with student content.
Speaker: Jan Schaffer | BBC Connecting Communities Conference, Salford, U.K.
A keynote presentation by Jan Schaffer at the BBC Connecting Communities Conference, Salford, U.K.