ONANYC: Media and Civic Engagement

Apr. 25, 2012

‘Media and Civic Engagement’ will feature leading voices on the role of modern media and reporting in political engagement and social justice activism. Journalists will discuss how civic media and digital tools are strengthening democratic efforts in America and abroad.

Speakers include:

Anthony DeRosa, Social Media Editor, Reuters, @AntDeRosa
Steve Waldman, Author, FCC Report “Information Needs of Communities” & Belief.Net Co-Founder, @stevenwaldman
Sarah Barlett, Director, CUNY J-School Urban Reporting Program, @cunyjschool
Mattathias Schwartz, Contributor, New Yorker & London Review of Books, @thecolor12
This panel will be moderated by Mark Anthony Thomas, Director, City Limits, @workandprogress

Join us at 6pm at Reuters, 3 Times Square (you will be directed to the appropriate floor upon arrival), New York, NY.

It is required that you bring a Photo ID with you that matches your registration name for security purposes. Please provide your full name and the full names of your guests. We will not be able to admit ONANYC meetup guests who do not submit this information using Meetup email.

It is required that you bring a Photo ID with you that matches your registration name for security purposes. Please provide your full name and the full names of your guests. We will not be able to admit ONANYC meetup guests who do not submit this information using Meetup email.

Follow @ONANYC and use this hashtag: #ONANYC when tweeting about our events.

Event Details

When

Apr. 25, 2012

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A discussion on the role of modern media and reporting in political engagement and social justice activism.

Jennifer Mizgata

Jennifer Mizgata

Jennifer leads communications and social media strategy for ONA, the largest association of digital journalists. Jennifer manages social media for the organization and the annual conference, leads the organization’s email strategy, writes and curates content for the ONA Issues Tumblr, and works closely with the digital team to produce content for journalists.org.