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Berkman, American Univ., others propose citiJ training service

Bill Densmore (densmore@mediagiraffe.org) writes: I am on a Google Groups list started by J.D. Lasica and including folks from the Berkman Center at Harvard, the Center for Social Media at American University, and including Jan Schaffer, Ellen Hume and Geneva … Continue reading

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Win $10K for a 3-minute video — YouTube/Pulitzer Center

The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and YouTube’s nascent news operation is looking for submissions of three-minute videos which could win $10,000. Entries, due by Oct. 5, are eligible for a  $10,000 journalism fellowship with the Pulitzer Center to report on … Continue reading

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Free forum next Thurday at MIT on press and presidential campaign

Thursday, Sept. 25, 5-7 p.m. Bartos Theater, MIT Media Lab 20 Ames St., Cambridge How have American news media responded to this historic presidential campaign? Is it true, as many have suggested, that the influence of newspapers and television has … Continue reading

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Media Giraffe Project Looking for Interns

The Media Giraffe Project is looking for students interested in internships or volunteer work in profile writing. The Media Giraffe Project is a non-partisan, interdisciplinary research initiative housed with the Journalism program  at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The Project … Continue reading

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