ONA Weekly #211

By on June 6, 2018

Last chance to enter the OJAs

The Online Journalism Awards recognize major media, independent outlets and individuals around the world who are driving innovation in digital journalism. The 2018 OJAs feature 37 categories, including awards for breaking news, collaboration, audio storytelling and immersive storytelling. Submit an entry by June 7 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Early-bird discount for ONA18 

Early bird registration for ONA18 closes this Thursday, June 7. Join us in Austin Sept. 13-15 to learn about the latest digital trends, test new tools and connect with the brightest minds in digital journalism. Sessions this year cover everything from multilingual newsrooms and journalism mentorships to machine learning and engagement in podcasting. Get registered.

Free training: Digital tools for reporters

Save the date for our next webinar! On June 25 at 2 p.m. ET, Ark Republic Managing Editor Stephanie Arnold will lead a training on the essential digital tools for reporters. From writing and editing to tweeting and shooting video on the go, you need to know the best tools, how to optimize your phone and when to use what. Register now.

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Upcoming events

ONA Local groups regularly host events for digital journalists all over the world. Find a group near you or learn how to start a new one.

Jobs for journalists

ONA’s Career Center is an excellent resource for jobs in digital journalism. Recent postings include:

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