Sámi University of Applied Sciences opens applications for master’s in Indigenous journalism

Are you already a journalist working within indigenous media? Or are you interested in working with indigenous issues? Then the Indigenous journalism master’s program might be a for You! The Master’s Degree Program in Sámi Journalism with an Indigenous Perspective is a unique program bringing together students from all over the world to the world … More Sámi University of Applied Sciences opens applications for master’s in Indigenous journalism

NAJA launches Indigenous Investigative Collective

The Native American Journalists Association will provide resources to support transparency and responsibility through the IIC Norman, Okla. – In a historic step to support investigative journalism in Indigenous communities, the Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) launched the Indigenous Investigative Collective (IIC). Aimed at providing training, resources, and networked support to Indigenous reporters covering the … More NAJA launches Indigenous Investigative Collective

NAJA agrees with NPR ombudsman assessment of flawed ICWA story

The Native American Journalists Association supports the assessment of National Public Radio’s Ombudsman Elizabeth Jensen regarding the story “Native American Adoption Law Challenged As Racially Biased.” In December, NAJA released a statement challenging the network’s unchecked use of racial language and lack of context in reporting, stating in part: “NPR violated its ethics policy by … More NAJA agrees with NPR ombudsman assessment of flawed ICWA story

Changing Racial Narratives Project Launches Survey on Minnesota Media and Race

Findings will inform March conference for media professionals and educators   For media inquiries contact: Ka Vang, Project Manager ka@narrativechange.news or 651.290.1395   PAUL, Minn. — How confident are Minnesota news professionals in their ability to accurately reflect the experiences and stories of people who are from a racial or cultural group that is different … More Changing Racial Narratives Project Launches Survey on Minnesota Media and Race

General Federation of Women’s Clubs seeks Croly Award entries

The Jane Cunningham Croly Award for Excellence in Journalism Covering Issues of Concern to Women recognizes journalists who best capture the courage, vision, and spirit of Jane Cunningham Croly. Jane Cunningham Croly was a pioneering journalist who devoted her life to helping women improve their lives and expand their rights. The Croly Award winner must … More General Federation of Women’s Clubs seeks Croly Award entries