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Catch the #ONA17 Show and Tell at the Pen and Pencil

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017, 7:30 PM

Pen & Pencil Club
1522 Latimer Street Philadelphia, PA

17 People interested in ONA Attending

Just a few days after the Online News Association national conference in Washington, we will be rounding up all the attendees we can find from the Philadelphia region to share brief, specific takeaways for benefit of our community. We have done this a few times before and had a lot of fun.The P&P will prohibit smoking until 10 p.m. Cash bar. Must…

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Upcoming: Three ONA Philly Meetups

If you would like to attend gatherings of the Philadelphia chapter of the Online News Association, all you have to do is click to join the Meetup group at the link below.

Get together with writers, editors, photographers, producers, technologists and all with an interest in the production of news for digital presentation. For more information or to become a member, check out journalists.org.

Several events are already planned for the coming months and most of them are free:

ONA Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA
930 People interested in ONA

Meetup with other local professionals who are interested in the Online News Association (ONA). Gather with writers, editors, photographers, producers, technologists and all wi…

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‘How did you do that?’ — Lightning talks about successful Ph…

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017, 6:00 PM
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The Reentry Project: We are halfway through our journalistic experiment and there’s lots more to do

Staff and interns from the Klein College of Media and Communication at Temple University are supporting The Reentry Project, a collaborative news initiative about the challenges of—and solutions to—prisoner reentry in Philadelphia. Here’s an update from the halfway point:

Helping those who are reentering society from prison

The United States has more people with criminal backgrounds than the entire population of France. In Philadelphia, it’s estimated that between 200,000 and 300,000 residents – approximately one in every six of us – has been intimately familiar with a jail cell. One in six.

Journalism partnership seeking solutions to prisoner reentry challenges

The Center for Public Interest Journalism provides operational support to the Philadelphia Reentry Reporting Collaborative. Five Temple journalism students are participating as interns and one class is collaborating.

Local journalists get to know the Philadelphia Reentry Reporting Collaborative

Journalists from leading Philadelphia newsrooms gathered recently at the nation’s oldest press club to learn about an innovative new reporting project addressing one of the nation’s most intractable challenges: prisoner reentry. The Philadelphia Reentry Reporting Collaborative launched late last year, bringing together a broad spectrum of news organizations to examine evidence-based responses to challenges facing local citizens returning from incarceration.

Nieman Journalism Lab took a look at the project shortly after launch last fall: In Philly, news orgs are teaming up to cover problems (and solutions) around prisoner reentry

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ONA Philly event: What’s new at Temple Journalism?

From the Philadelphia chapter of the Online News Association:

Temple University has long been a major force in Philadelphia’s journalism community. Come hear what’s new.

The Department of Journalism at Temple has added a new crop of professors to their esteemed faculty in recent years and we’ve got a few of them lined up to discuss their work: Jillian Bauer, Magda Konieczna and Aron Pilhofer.

Monday, March 20, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.
Temple University Annenberg Hall
2020 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA (map)
Enter from 13th Street; we’ll be in the atrium.

This series of brief talks will be followed with plenty of time leftover for questions and to socialize. Light snacks and soft drinks will be provided. Some of us may also to retire to the nearby Draught Horse after the event.

All are invited but it would be helpful if you would RSVP here: Lightning talks: What’s new at Temple Journalism? – ONA Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA) | Meetup

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