ONA Weekly #217

By on July 25, 2018

Journalism 360 showcase at VR World

If you’re in New York City, head over to VR World where immersive storytelling pieces curated by Journalism 360 are on view through Aug. 31. The exhibit includes projects by the 2017 Journalism 360 Challenge winners, several of which debuted in the space during the Demo Night ahead of the inaugural Journalism 360 Unconference — the only conference covering the intersection of immersive storytelling and journalism (follow @Journalism_360 and #journalism360 on Twitter for highlights!).

Knowing when to quit a project

There’s a lot of conventional wisdom out there about quitting — namely, that you shouldn’t do it. MJ Bear Fellow Kelly Moffit disagrees, and interviewed WhereBy.Us co-founder and COO Rebekah Monson to get her experienced take on the subject. Read their Q&A.  

Ready for ONA18?

The “Getting Closer” rate ends on Aug. 2. Taking place Sept. 13-15 in Austin, ONA18 will feature dozens of sessions to help you improve your work and many networking opportunities with the brightest minds in digital journalism. ONA members save more than $300 off registration prices and student members save $25. Explore the schedule to see what you’ll learn.

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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Karolle Rabarison

Karolle Rabarison is ONA's Director of Communications. She collaborates across the team to connect ONA members and the broader journalism community to emerging tech and leadership training, networking, industry trends, and career development resources.