Talking about newsroom diversity at ONA13

At the 2013 Online News Association conference in Atlanta, minority journalists in leadership roles across the country shared their perspectives on diversity at a meet-up which attracted almost 100 attendees. The meet-up, said ONA Director of Operations Irving Washington, was planned to welcome an increasing number journalists of color who work in digital attending the…

in <a href="http://newsroom13.journalists.org/category/all/" rel="category tag">All Stories</a>.

Voices from the crowd: Bringing user-generated audio into the newsroom

As media outlets constantly seek new ways to involve their audiences, getting readers and listeners to contribute crowdsourced audio into radio news can pose a worthwhile challenge, according to panelists at the ONA 2013 Conference. Matt Berger, the digital director at American Public Media’s Marketplace, said radio should adapt techniques of other media in encouraging…

in <a href="http://newsroom13.journalists.org/category/all/" rel="category tag">All Stories</a>, <a href="http://newsroom13.journalists.org/category/sessions/" rel="category tag">Conference Coverage</a>.