Collaboration: Rethinking Journalism in the Midwest

Journalism students and mentors collaborated on a digital multimedia story that unfolded in real time while they covered UNITY’s Regional Summit in Chicago.

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UNITY Hosts Student Newsroom at Chicago Regional Media

UNITY: Journalists for Diversity in partnership with mobile publishing startup Evrybit will create a Student Newsroom at the UNITY Chicago Media Summit at Loyola University, Thursday, Oct. 20, and Friday, Oct. 21.

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NLGJA: A small, but valuable network

At NLGJA, the number of reuniting friends proves just how small and connected the journalism industry really is.

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Groups to White House: We will continue to fight for government transparency

Forty journalism and open government groups today sent a letter to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest in response to his recent New York Times letter to the editor calling for journalists to give President Obama credit for improvements in government transparency.

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UNITY votes to explore national media summit in 2018

UNITY votes to explore national media summit in 2018

The board of directors of UNITY: Journalists for Diversity has unanimously voted to explore holding a joint national media summit in 2018 with its three alliance partners, and will examine inviting other journalism organization to participate.

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