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A letter from CEO and Executive Director LaSharah S. Bunting: My vision for ONA’s future
In this rapidly changing landscape, ONA’s mission to inspire and support innovation and excellence in digital journalism is more important than ever. ONA has a long history of driving transformation in uncertain times, and I am deeply committed to carrying forward that mission. Read more about my vision for growing ONA.
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ONA members, submit nominations for the 2023 ONA Community Award through June 22.
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ONA collaborates with press freedom advocates, media law experts and other journalism organizations to champion freedom of expression and journalists’ right to do their work. We’re pleased to share an … Read more.
We’re happy to announce that we have updated our Information Equity Database, a resource meant to help journalists reach and engage with communities who have been historically under- or misrepresented … Read more.
Update: May 22, 2023 We gathered key takeaways and resources from this event to keep the learning going. View resources Join the Online News Association on Thursday, May 18, at … Read more.
We are pleased to announce that ONA has updated our COVID-19 Misinformation Playbook – a collection of tip sheets, source lists, explainers, examples and other materials spanning public health reporting … Read more.
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HBCU Digital Media Fellows
Students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) receive hands-on experience during the ONA Conference, with funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Read more about the program.
MJ Bear Fellows
Stand-out journalists under age 30 whose work represents the best of new media. Learn more about the fellowship.
The Student Newsroom immerses undergraduate and graduate college students in a digital media environment by providing hands-on experience during the ONA Conference. Students produce content before and during the conference under the personal guidance of professional mentors. Learn more about the program.
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Amy Webb will launch the latest edition of Future Today Institute’s emerging tech trends for journalists report, providing insights into what trends will impact journalism, what tools are on the … Learn about this subject.
In one of the biggest news stories of the year, Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou exposed fraud by the founder of Theranos, a startup promising rapid blood testing and … Learn about this subject.
Recent global shifts toward nationalism have led to a deterioration of press freedom worldwide. Journalist Maria Ressa has been on the front lines of this battle. Her organization, Rappler, has … Learn about this subject.
David A. Fahrenthold will walk through how he mixed good ol’ shoe leather reporting and social media to write some of the most impactful stories of the 2016 presidential campaign, … Learn about this subject.
From volunteer-led local meetups to digital journalism’s premier industry conference, there are many opportunities to connect with ONA throughout the year. Find the local group nearest you.