The UNITY board has voted to approve goals that call for the coalition to hold regional media summits in underrepresented areas of the country.
Building off the success of sponsoring a Diversity Caucus earlier this year, UNITY: Journalists for Diversity seeks to expand its efforts to diversify newsrooms in 2015.
UNITY: Journalists for Diversity has been faced with questions about how to move forward. The 50-plus journalists at the diversity caucus on March 14 all had something to say about UNITY’s role in bringing diversity to newsrooms — and it was all about having UNITY take on a larger part.
The board discussed how to further the organization’s mission and has begun planning a caucus on diversity issues.
June 17 meeting at American University in Washington, D.C. attracts leaders from more than than a dozen associations and journalism schools…
To expand upon the accepted dictionary definition of diversity, journalists from across the country descended upon the nation’s capital to discuss what diversity means for the future of the news industry.
UNITY hosted a timely conversation:”Is fake news pushing diversity off the agenda?”, with 60 fellow journalism leaders and innovators. UNITY convened its fourth annual Diversity Caucus on April 7 at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) headquarters in Washington, D.C.