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Recent News

ONA welcomes Carrie Blazina as communications manager

The Online News Association is pleased to welcome Carrie Blazina as the organization’s communications manager. In that role, Carrie will support a range of communications efforts and campaigns to grow … Read more.

ONA announces Hollie Schultz as the Director of Awards and Community Resources

The Online News Association (ONA) is pleased to announce a staff promotion: Hollie Schultz assumes an expanded role as the Director of Awards and Community Resources. Hollie joined ONA in … Read more.

ONA appoints Andrew Fitzgerald to the Board of Directors

The Online News Association is pleased to confirm the appointment of Andrew Fitzgerald, Senior Vice President of Streaming Video Services at Hearst Television, to the 2023-24 Board of Directors. Andrew … Read more.

How the 2022 MJ Bear Fellows are advancing their digital projects

The MJ Bear fellows — six standout journalists under 30 who are pushing digital innovation — recently traveled to Los Angeles for ONA22. Their conference experience kicked off a year … Read more.

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Featured Resources

2019’s Tech Trends in Journalism

Amy Webb will launch the latest edition of Future Today Institute’s emerging tech trends for journalists report, providing insights into what trends will impact journalism, what tools are on the … Learn about this subject.

Expert Investigative Journalism Advice with John Carreyrou

In one of the biggest news stories of the year, Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou exposed fraud by the founder of Theranos, a startup promising rapid blood testing and … Learn about this subject.

Fireside Chat with Maria Ressa

Recent global shifts toward nationalism have led to a deterioration of press freedom worldwide. Journalist Maria Ressa has been on the front lines of this battle. Her organization, Rappler, has … Learn about this subject.

Expert Interview Advice from David A. Fahrenthold

David A. Fahrenthold will walk through how he mixed good ol’ shoe leather reporting and social media to write some of the most impactful stories of the 2016 presidential campaign, … Learn about this subject.

Upcoming Events

From volunteer-led local meetups to digital journalism’s premier industry conference, there are many opportunities to connect with ONA throughout the year. Find the local group nearest you.

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