Session Notes

Session Title Session Convener
The Starting Point — Our Conclusions from October’s meeting Jane Ellen Stevens

Plenary discussion

Anderson opening rough notes

Densmore rough notes

Old newsroom/new news ecology Jim Shaffer

Posted Questions

Change the Face of Journalism Session Martin Guido Reynolds
Identifying, Recruiting. Training and Retaining Community Journalists Scott Hall
Including Generation Y in the conversation Peggy Kuhr
What is news that matters and who will pay for it? Bill Densmore
Who do we want to pay for quality journalism at the granular level? Richard Anderson
How Do You See The Healing Process Of Future Journalism? Azalea Blalock
Afternoon reflection period notes Bill Densmore

How to turn around current journalism/newsrooms and save what is good

Michael Skoler
How is change possible? — Skoler session
How to test new journalism economic models Jim Shaffer
What does the role of the professional journalist look like? Dave Johnson
West Oakland Break Out Session Martin Reynolds
Random Notes on discussions of revenue sources, affinity groups Bill Densmore
SUMMARY – plenary

Learning so far and specific project ideas

Bill Densmore

Action commitments by participants

Bill Densmore
How have we each changed as a result of gathering? Bill Densmore
Breakout planning:

Bringing JTM to MGP AmherstCreating Change in Newsrooms

Bill Densmore
Creating Change in Newsrooms
Concept discussion of followup projects Bill Densmore
Oakland eco-healing programs for journalists Azalea Blalock
Atwater Soup David Johnson
Village Soup Commons Richard Anderson
Creating a Handbook for Media Transformation Jim Shaffer
Oakland to Atwater – youth journalism exchange Brian Beveridge

Martin’s Morning Mullings

Martin Reynolds
The Journalism that Matters Greenhouse – Taking it to Scale Peggy Holman and Stephen Silha