ONA Weekly #468: Join The ONA Board – Nominations Are Open

By on July 5, 2023

ONA Board nominations are open
A logo that reads, Run for the ONA Board of Directors.

We’re excited to kick off the ONA Board of Directors nomination process. Of the 16 seats on the ONA Board, six are open for the 2024-25 election. Joining the board is a unique opportunity to shape the future of digital journalism and build a stronger industry – we’d love to have you work with us!

To run for the Board, follow these steps: 

  1. Ensure you are an ONA member in good standing.
  2. Review the nominee criteria and responsibilities required of board members, and have an understanding of ONA’s mission.
  3. Ask another ONA member to nominate you using the nomination form.
  4. Complete the candidate form

Submit nominations by July 20

Meetup reminder: Guide to AI 

A typewriter with a page displaying the text, "Artificial Intelligence."Don’t forget to join us on July 11 at noon EDT for a virtual meetup on artificial intelligence in newsrooms! We’re looking forward to sharing ideas, examples and best practices for journalists looking to try out this technology.

We’ll start the event with a 25-minute panel conversation; after the event, we’ll post that portion for on-demand viewing. Then, join one of four breakout rooms for a 60-minute discussion on AI.

This event is free for ONA members; non-members can attend for $25.

On the calendar

Career opportunities 

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

On our radar

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Come discover a new career path in radio, television, podcasting and digital media at Think.Public.Media. Visit our website to see the career opportunities available from the nation’s leading public media organizations.

Dozens of technology companies, foundations, consultants and journalism organizations contribute to ONA’s mission throughout the year. Explore our Industry Directory to discover new tools and potential partners, or learn how to get listed.

Support ONA

There are many ways to help sustain ONA’s mission to inspire and support innovation in digital journalism.