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LaSharah S. Bunting joins ONA as new CEO and Executive Director
LaSharah S. Bunting is ONA’s new CEO and Executive Director. She has long supported the ONA community, ranging from providing financial backing during her tenure as Director of Journalism at the Knight Foundation to advising ONA on numerous programmatic initiatives. Read more about LaSharah.
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Executive Women Leaders Salon
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ONA is excited to announce a new three-part conversation series in 2023 designed to open space for women in executive digital journalism leadership. At the Executive Women Leaders Salon, selected … Read more.
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Online News Association members often tell us that they want more connections with other professionals working on newsletters. To that end, this year ONA will be hosting a series of … Read more.
The Online News Association is excited to announce the 2023 cohort of the Women’s Leadership Accelerator (#ONAWLA). The accelerator is an intensive program of mentoring, discussion and learning from some … Read more.
ONA Career Center
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We reach our members and the broader journalism community through programs focused on innovation training, networking and community building, leadership development, diversity and inclusion in newsrooms, forecasting trends and honoring excellence. Learn how you can get involved.
HBCU Digital Media Fellows
Students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) receive hands-on experience during the ONA Conference, with funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Read more about the program.
MJ Bear Fellows
Stand-out journalists under age 30 whose work represents the best of new media. Learn more about the fellowship.
The Student Newsroom immerses undergraduate and graduate college students in a digital media environment by providing hands-on experience during the ONA Conference. Students produce content before and during the conference under the personal guidance of professional mentors. Learn more about the program.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.