Author Archives: JTM

Dr. Ferrier appointed president of Journalism That Matters

ATHENS, Ohio (Oct. 12, 2015)—The Journalism That Matters (JTM) board elected Dr. Michelle Ferrier, associate dean for innovation, research/creative activity and graduate studies at the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University, as president of the organization on Oct. 4, replacing Chris Peck, former editor of the Memphis Appeal and outgoing president of ASNE. Ferrier […]

Journalism is Dead; Long Live Journalism April 3 and 4 Denver, CO What’s great in the emerging news and information ecosystem? Journalism That Matters comes to Denver for a two-day gathering of  journalists, technologists, educators, students, librarians, and engaged citizens. Come prepared to document what’s working in the new news ecosystem . . . and collaborate to amplify journalism’s values, […]

Beyond Books Video

Jacob Caggiano has just completed a video of Journalism That Matters Beyond Books at MIT. Check it out! Beyond Books – What’s possible when librarians and journalists meet? from Jacob Caggiano on Vimeo. THE CHALLENGE For three centuries, in American towns large and small, two institutions have uniquely marked a commitment to participatory democracy, learning […]