ICFJ News, Summer/Fall 2013
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Google, Twitter and NBC Digital Leaders Join ICFJ Board
ICFJ welcomes three new board members who are reshaping the news landscape. They will help strengthen ICFJ as a leader in global media innovation. Read more
World's Largest "Media Party" Propels a New Era of Innovation
Knight International Journalism Fellow Mariano Blejman recently convened nearly 1,000 journalists, designers and technologists in Buenos Aires to explore new ways to find, analyze and display data at this groundbreaking three-day event. Read more
Transforming Investigative Reporting in Latin America
ICFJ will revolutionize investigative reporting across eight countries in a new four-year initiative. This ambitious program will provide journalists with digital tools to mine data, collaborate securely and impact public policy. Read more
Internship Inspires Veteran to "Soldier On"
Recent ICFJ intern Joshua Wyly, a former Marine and Mission Continues Fellow, has founded Solider On, an initiative that helps veterans improve their digital media literacy skills. Watch the video
ICFJ President Pinpoints Five Trends in Journalism Education
"How does a journalism school stay nimble enough to teach the important lessons to the journalists of the future?" ICFJ President Joyce Barnathan explained what's needed in a speech in St. Petersburg as part of the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission's Sub-Working Group on Mass Media. Read more