Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
A program in New Jersey is trying to get people to care about local news through community organizing
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Articles tagged Jan Schaffer (11)

vermont-town-hall-meeting-community-democracy-ap
“Simply put: civic journalism worked. Readers and viewers got it. We learned that if you deliberately build in simple ways for people to participate — in community problems or elections — many will engage.”
lion-conference-cc
Here’s some of what what discussed at the semiannual gathering of Local Independent Online News Publishers.
mission-district-mural-cc
Once lauded as an early example of the teaching hospital model of journalism education, Mission Local will now fend for itself outside the j-school.
new-jersey-turnpike-cc
Montclair State’s Center for Cooperative Media is betting there are returns on getting newspapers, broadcasters, bloggers, and wire services all in the same building.
oregon-public-broadcasting-cc
Can Oregon Public Broadcasting, working with local newspapers, TV and radio stations, and bloggers, make a substantial state news report in the face of cutbacks elsewhere?
urbanmilwauke-after
The executive director of J-Lab says it’s time for news to move from a commodity to a catalyst for empowering citizens.
December 14, 2010
October 22, 2010
August 18, 2010
August 17, 2010
What to read next
2843
tweets
A blow for mobile advertising: The next version of Safari will let users block ads on iPhones and iPads
Think making money on mobile advertising is hard now? Think how much more difficult it will be with a significant share of your audience is blocking all your ads — all with a simple download from the App Store.
1763For news organizations, this was the most important set of Apple announcements in years
A new Flipboard-clone with massive potential reach, R.I.P. Newsstand, and news stories embedded deeper inside iOS — it was a big day for news on iPhones and iPads.
828Newsonomics: 10 numbers that define the news business today
From video to social, from mobile to paywalls — these data points help define where we are in the “future of news” today, like it or not.
These stories are our most popular on Twitter over the past 30 days.
See all our most recent pieces ➚
Encyclo is our encyclopedia of the future of news, chronicling the key players in journalism’s evolution.
Here are a few of the entries you’ll find in Encyclo.   Get the full Encyclo ➚
Associated Press
The Economist
Financial Times
The Boston Globe
Quartz
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Voice Media Group
Politico
Hacks/Hackers
Tucson Citizen
The New Yorker
MediaBugs