Climate-solutions journalism forum

In advance of COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow later this month, the Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is holding a free webcast Special Event on the importance of climate-solutions journalism. This Special event webcast takes place on Tuesday, October 26 at 1 p.m. ET, five days before the opening of the UN conference. Participating in the panel discussion are: Mike De Souza, […]

A Conversation About Researching Digital Media Literacy in Canada

This event, hosted by MediaSmarts, will bring together academics to intentionally discuss researching digital media literacy in Canada. Through a discussion of their recent/current projects, panelists will highlight different approaches to studying key digital media literacy issues including: digital equity and inclusion; the use of multi-media in the classroom; social media and big data analysis; […]

A conversation about researching digital media literacy in Canada

To celebrate Media Literacy Week, MediaSmarts will be hosting an event that will bring together academics to intentionally discuss researching digital media literacy in Canada. The event will begin at 12:30 pm on Oct 28. You can register to attend by clicking here.

J-Talks Live explores how newspaper columnists respond to hateful targeting

Recent hateful targeting of journalists – predominantly women of colour – has sparked condemnation by community and political leaders. But for columnists, who share their opinions for a living, this isn't a new issue. While the digital age has brought unprecedented access to information, our society has also seen a proliferation of online harassment, especially […]

Financial Literacy Month

Each November, Canadians celebrate Financial Literacy Month. Encourage your readers to discover new ways to become more savvy with their money! Visit ABC Life Literacy Canada's website to download free resources for Financial Literacy Month, including activity booklets, print and digital ads, and more.

2021 Webster Awards ceremony

All finalists will be celebrated, and the one winner in each category will be announced during the November 3rd online awards ceremony, 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time. This online event is free for everyone to watch and can be accessed here: www.ohboy.ca/websterawards2021.

Digital security workshop for Canadian reporters

With the recent rise in online hate and harassment being directed at Canadian journalists, the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is partnering with the Freedom of the Press Foundation to host a training session on Thursday Nov. 4 at 8 pm ET. The workshop will be an introduction to account and device security to help […]

Seeing the whole community

Communities, readers and audiences want to see themselves reflected in your local news coverage. Not just through words and stories, but also through the visuals, photos, art and designs in your various print and digital products. Doing so requires you to look, listen and learn. This session will help editors and reporters visually cover their […]

Seeing the whole community

Communities, readers and audiences want to see themselves reflected in your local news coverage. Not just through words and stories, but also through the visuals, photos, art and designs in your various print and digital products. Doing so requires you to look, listen and learn. This session will help editors and reporters visually cover their […]

Reviving newspapers in digital news deserts

The digital landscape is analogous to the Great Plains of 19th century middle America. If you try to build a farm (website) without a clear path to the railroad (Google/Facebook), then there is no practical way of developing a sustainable town (digital business). In this webinar, Our Hometown CEO, Matt Larson, will present the steps needed […]

 


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