Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism


NewsU hosts webinar on short documentary storytelling [Worldwide]

Journalists who want to create successful, shareable videos can attend the webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on Aug. 11.

ProPublica seeks reporting fellow [US]

Recent college graduates can apply for a paid fellowship in New York.

Foreign Policy seeks editor [Asia]

Experienced journalists can apply for this position to commission, edit and write stories about Asia.

The digital journalist’s toolbox: mapping

Journalism is all about showing, not telling. Here are six free tools for incorporating data-driven maps into your stories.

Paige Levin | July 21, 2016

Travel scholarships available for hackathon [US]

The third annual Journalism School Hackathon, organized by Mediashift and the Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia, will take place Oct. 21 to 23 in Athens, Georgia.

Guest blog: How to improve coverage of rape in India

In the wake of the high-profile December 2012 gang rape case in India, the media made a number of mistakes in its coverage. Here's how these mistakes can be avoided in the future.

Sahar Majid | July 20, 2016

How to visualize data using Open Heat Map

Free master classes on digital journalism offered [Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia]

Staff and freelance journalists working for Russian-language media and with at least three years of professional experience can apply for this training in Moscow.

Digital media contest accepting entries [Africa]

News publishers and journalists who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies can apply for an award from the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA).

ICFJ Knight roundup: South African drone camp takes journalism to new heights

Drone journalism bootcamp in South Africa, global news network launches in India and more from the Knight Fellows in this week’s roundup.

Sara Olstad | July 18, 2016