Panelist “Citizen Media: Entrepreneurial ventures plug gaps in local news”
To be held at Unity Conference, July 2008, Chicago, IL.
Co-organizer, with N. Moro of “The Past, Present and Future of Civic/CitizenJournalism”
To be held at Civic and Citizen Journalism Interest Group and Columbia College-ChicagoPre-conference workshop AEJMC August 5, 2008
Fellowship to attend ifocos We Media Conference Miami 2008. Feb. 27-28, 2008
Panel “Citizen Media@SPJ”-- Co-sponsored by J-Lab and AEJMC Oct. 4, 2007
Speaking on J-schools embedding students to cover local communities and publishing theirwork in new online local publications.
Panel “Using Blogs to Create and Strengthen Communities”-- AEJMC Oct. 7, 2007
Community Journalism and Civic and Citizen Journalism Interest Groups panel with AndreaWilkes, Nikhil Moro, Heidi Fedak, and Len Witt.
Organizer Chicago Bloggers 2006
Studying bloggers in their natural habitat was problematic so I started Chicago BloggersMeetup in 200?. Meeting monthly at Columbia, the group provides technical support,networking, and a social network for area bloggers.
Presenter and Organizer SPJ Workshops for Working Journalists -- 2005-2007
“Web Productivity and Tech Tools Workout” to be presented in Washington, D.C., October2007. With Amy Gahran.SPJ 1/2 Day Workshop "Workout on the Web: Personal Productivity Training for Journalists."Chicago, 2006. With Len Strazewski and Adrian Holovaty. See materials athttp://tinyurl.com/
Barbara K. Iverson209 15th StreetWilmette, IL 60091
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