ONA Weekly #13

By on June 25, 2014

 
 
 ONA Weekly No. 13
 

Introducing the 2014 AP-Google Scholarship winners

Congratulations to our 2014 (and final) AP-Google Journalism and Technology Scholars: Allison McCartney, Stanford University, whose project will create graphics and visualizations to allow users to find stories hidden in public data; and Beatice Katcher, University of California, Berkeley, whose application will deliver news using a visual-centric and mobile-friendly platform combining text and multimedia.

Special thanks to the Associated Press, Google and our selection committee for their support over the past three years.

Reporting in the wake of disaster

MJ Bear Fellow Armie Garde draws on her experience during Typhoon Haiyan, a destructive storm that made six landfalls in the Philippines, and shares tips useful to any journalist reporting in disaster zones.

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Jeremiah Patterson

Jeremiah was ONA's Digital Manager from 2012 to the fall of 2016 and was responsible for ONA's collection of websites, including journalists.org, conference websites, the membership center, awards platforms and more. Before joining ONA, he served as a web producer and content developer at The Wildlife Society, maintaining the organization’s website, email marketing and other online services. An Ohio native and media enthusiast, Jeremiah grew up with a deep interest in video production and graphic design. He now focuses in user experience and human-centered design.