ONA Weekly #41

By on January 28, 2015

 ONA Weekly No. 41

Tickets going fast for ONA London: Mobile!

Don’t miss your chance to join us March 6 in London for a full-day conference on mobile news. Experts from Buzzfeed, BBC, CNN, The Guardian, Reuters, Reported.ly and more will dive into mobile design, content and distribution. This event has limited capacity so register now.

Video: Mobile technology & field reporting

ONA UK, ONA’s local group based in London, recently hosted an event at the Associated Press focused on mobile tools and platforms. Learn how news organizations and journalists are using these platforms to break news in this video.

Team up for women in tech in D.C.

ONA DC welcomes Katharine Zaleski, co-founder of PowerToFly, on Feb. 3 for a conversation on creating tech teams that are breaking gender barriers and changing the conversation around work-life balance for women and men. RSVP now.

Drones and news: understanding the rules

Join ONA San Diego on Feb. 12 for a conversation with the journalism, drone and legal communities on the ever-growing interest and availability of drones for reporting and what’s in-bounds legally, ethically and technically. RSVP now.
Photo by Flickr user David Rodriguez Martin.

Upcoming events

Apply now to be API’s paid Summer Fellow

The American Press Institute offers a *paid* 12-week program for ambitious students or recent grads who want to advance innovation in news organizations. API Fellows contribute to research and work their own project. Apply by Feb. 1.
This content is sponsored by the American Press Institute.

Jobs for journalists, editors and more

Job-seekers can check out jobs and upload their resume for free in ONA’s Career Center, which has many opportunities for professionals in the digital space.

What we’re reading:

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Have an interesting article on digital journalism issues to share with us? Tweet it with #ONAissues.

Jeremiah Patterson

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.