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Nonprofit Journalism: Its Role in Your Community

Event Type
Informational
Sponsor
Public Affairs Reporting Program
Location
Virtual
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Apr 28, 2021   6:00 pm  
Registration
Registration
Contact
Jason Piscia
E-Mail
par@uis.edu
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Originating Calendar
CPAA Dean's Office

Nonprofit journalism organizations have been around for decades. More have emerged in recent years amid the cutbacks happening in for-profit media. We’ll explore this trend with a panel of journalism experts:

  • Dawn Rhodes, senior editor of Block Club Chicaco
  • Jeff Rogers, editor of Capitol News Illinois
  • Sue Cross, executive director of Institute for Nonprofit News
  • Brant Houston, Professor and Knight Chair of Investigative Reporting, UIUC

Moderators:  PAR students Grace Barbic (Capitol News Illinois, intern) and Christine Hatfield (WGLT-WCBU/NPR, intern), PAR director Jason Piscia

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