NBCUniversal News Group launches NBCU Academy

Opportunity offers on-campus training and education to universities and community colleges across the country Multi-Year Partnership with Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions and Colleges with Significant Black, Indigenous and People of Color Populations Signals Comcast and NBCU News Group’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Initiative Includes Scholarships, Journalism Program Funding and Access to … More NBCUniversal News Group launches NBCU Academy

Google News Initiative releases first impact report

The Google News Initiative has released its first report to provide transparency into how Google’s investment has helped to support the news industry, and lessons from the publishers they’ve worked with along the way. Building on nearly two decades of work and partnering with the news industry, in 2018 the Google News Initiative was launched to … More Google News Initiative releases first impact report

Education Writers Association to host Higher Education Seminar Sept. 15-16

Racial Reckonings Amid COVID, Recession and Political Conflict The Education Writers Association will hold its 2020 fall Higher Education Seminar Sept. 15-16 on the theme of “Racial Reckonings Amid COVID, Recession and Political Conflict.” While struggling with immediate crises such as the current pandemic and funding collapse, many colleges around the country are also being … More Education Writers Association to host Higher Education Seminar Sept. 15-16

NAJA to host McGirt decision virtual roundtable Aug. 28

The roundtable series will feature discussions with Indigenous journalists covering Indian Country.  The Native American Journalists Association recognizes that media professionals, including members working across Indian Country, are confronted with unique challenges when covering issues affecting Indigenous people and communities. The virtual roundtable series aims to share the pitfalls and best practices for reporting these … More NAJA to host McGirt decision virtual roundtable Aug. 28

Mathison to host Finding Work in Journalism Amid COVID-19 webinar

Mathison Diversity Access has set the Finding Work in Journalism Amid COVID-19 webinar for May 28, from 1-2 p.m. EST. The ever-evolving 24 hour news cycle, along with the 30 million filing for unemployment, leads us to an uncertain and uncharted time for journalists. Hear from industry experts discuss the changing climate of journalism and … More Mathison to host Finding Work in Journalism Amid COVID-19 webinar

NBC to host virtual conversation about producing for TV & digital

Join NBC’s Morgan Radford along with seven guest presenters May 12, 12-1 p.m. EST, for a behind-the-scenes look at the wide array of producing roles at NBC News and MSNBC. From segment producing to field producing, what do they all mean and why should you consider a career in TV and digital producing? This workshop … More NBC to host virtual conversation about producing for TV & digital