ONA Weekly #18

By on July 30, 2014

 ONA Weekly No. 18

Congratulations to the 2014 MJ Bear Fellows

We’re pleased to introduce you to the latest class of MJ Bear Fellows: Anika Anand, Rajneesh Bhandari and Aaron Williams. Each of these journalism standouts under 30 are creating work that pushes the boundaries of digital journalism. Learn more about them and their winning digital media projects.

Rethink digital security for journalists at ONACamp

Learn about security threats that online journalists face and how your newsroom can address them at ONA dCamp: Digital Security, Aug. 23, at NPR in Washington D.C. This daylong training and design camp — led by experts — is focused on helping journalists find creative ways to keep their work and sources secure.

Upcoming events:

Seeking digital media leaders for ONA’s Board

Passionate about media and have big ideas about what digital journalists need to succeed? You belong on the ONA Board of Directors. Apply or nominate someone for our 2015 Board of Directors by Aug. 15.

What we’re reading:

Some recent posts we’ve highlighted on the ONA Issues Tumblr:

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.