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Articles tagged community engagement (29)

“Listening is great, and talking to community members is great, but we also have to figure out how to be of use.”
“Celestial events tend to draw highly engaged audiences, and this one is no exception.”
“I think sometimes we get stuck in an echo chamber of being around each other a little too much. And I think that can hinder some of this work.”
“Civic dialogue in news promotes the next level of public service journalism.” Sarah Glover
Graham Media Group developed the idea for a “first dibs” comment bot through NYC Media Lab’s AI & Local News Challenge.
Questions from readers ranged from basic (What’s ranked choice voting?) to skeptical (Why are we even doing this?) to strategic (How can I optimize my ballot so that [Candidate X] doesn’t win?).
“There’s such a fun food scene in the city that we all just miss, and this is our ability to replicate that as much as possible until it’s safe to go back out again.”
“Baltimore is a majority black city. When we first started out in 2017, I wanted it to have that point of view, to have a newspaper that serves a black population.”
“When we see a need, we are able to get volunteers. We organize and make it happen, so people feel like they are closer to us.”
“Should we still think of news as a separate space, as a specific type of information?”