UNITY: Journalists for Diversity’s second regional summit of 2015 was Sept. 12.
Titled “Empowering The Detroit Story,” journalists from around the country gathered at Wayne State University for an event centered on media literacy, multimedia training entrepreneurial journalism and discussions on tackling poverty.
Workshops will include building simple websites, investigative journalism, social media training and media engagement.
In addition, the Arab American National Museum and UNITY: Journalists for Diversity held a special town hall meeting and panel discussion, Sept 11, 2015, on media representations of Arab Americans and Muslims.
Lalo Alcaraz was the keynote speaker for the annual gala for the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies on the evening of Sept.12 at Wayne State.
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