End of an era: UNITY dissolves, but its mission remains

UNITY, Journalists for Diversity, has decided to begin the process of dissolving as an organization with a target date of folding on March 30. The vote to take such action was unanimous.

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UNITY Mourns Loss of Former Executive Director

UNITY Mourns Loss of Former Executive Director

The UNITY board wants to express its condolences following the passing of Walt Swanston-NuevaEspana, a long-time champion of diversity in newsrooms. Walt was a former executive director of UNITY, organizing its ’94 and ’99 conventions.

4th Annual UNITY Diversity Caucus

4th Annual UNITY Diversity Caucus

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.

Biography: Ala’a Ibrahim, 2017 UNITY Fellow

Ala’a Ibrahim is studying multimedia journalism and business at the University of Texas at Austin. As a visual journalist, her experience revolves around video production, documentary film, and reporting. She is currently a multimedia intern at Austin’s NPR affiliate,...

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