SPJ/ONA Digital Media Training, September 12-13, 2013
The Society of Professional Journalists’ joined with our student group, the Online News Association/SPJ and the Cox Institute for two days of training in new media ethics, digital storytelling and mobile newsgathering. In addition to training sessions, the keynote session featured Louis Gump, a mobile industry thought leader, who shared his “10 Rules and 1 Law of Mobile Media.” Additionally, Grady’s Mark Johnson led a panel discussion on News Delivery: Form and Function. The panel included student Lindsey Cook, a recent AP-Google scholarship winner; Daphne Sashin, a producer for CNN’s iReport; and Zane Cochran, a Google Glass developer.
For video excerpts of the panel, visit these links:
- SPJ at UGA: The next big change in Journalism >
- SPJ at UGA: CNN iReport Producer describes process >
- SPJ at UGA: Experiencing News Firsthand >
Managing News @ The Digital Edge: A Media Leadership Symposium, March 7, 2013
The Cox Institute held a medial leadership symposium to discuss leadership challenges in a news media coping with the chaos of digital transition. The event featured the candid insights of five thought leaders on strategy, innovation and a mobile future.