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Webinar for new e-book from Knight Center

NGOs propose measures to improve protection of journalists in Latin America during launch of Knight Center/UNESCO multilingual ebook on the subject

August 15, 2022

Given the failure of protection mechanisms for journalists, members of the press must strengthen self-protection, solidarity within the profession and links with civil society, said representatives of Article 19, Reporters Without Borders and the Committee to Protect Journalists.

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Grow your data journalism toolkit with Knight Center course on R programming language

August 8, 2022

“Advanced data journalism - Doing more with R” runs from Sept. 5 to Oct. 2, 2022 and is taught by Andrew Ba Tran, investigative data reporter for The Washington Post. Registration is now open.

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Knight Center to launch ebook on journalist safety in Latin America and Caribbean during webinar

July 26, 2022

Join the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas Tuesday, Aug. 2, for a free webinar as we launch a free multilingual ebook on journalist safety in Latin America and the Caribbean. 

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Learn to cover climate change and combat disinformation in a new Knight Center course. Sign up now. It’s free!

July 19, 2022

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering the free multilingual online course "How to Cover the Climate Crisis — and Fight Disinformation." Over a four-week period, students will learn about climate science and climate journalism, and disinformation efforts targeting them.

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Add mapping skills to your journalist toolkit with new online course from the Knight Center

June 21, 2022

Maps are a powerful visual tool for journalists to analyze geographical data, identify patterns, and make sense of an overwhelming amount of data. We’ll explore their practical application in our new course, “Hands-on Mapping for Journalists: How to use geographical data to improve your stories” which runs for four weeks from July 7 to Aug. 11, 2022. Registration is open now!

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Curso Autodirigido Periodismo Empreendedor

Successful MOOC on entrepreneurial journalism wraps up after reaching 5,500 students; now available as self-directed course

June 14, 2022

Nearly 5,500 students from 59 countries seized the opportunity to learn how to start and sustain their own journalism ventures in a free online course from the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, Ajor and SembraMedia.

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Learn how to capture the world in 3D: Sign up for this free online course on photogrammetry for journalists

June 6, 2022

Learn more about the photogrammetric process and how it can be used for journalism in a new free online course from the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas.

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Mental Health and Journalism MOOC

Free online course on mental health and journalism: Learn how to take care of yourself and responsibly report on mental health issues

June 2, 2022

News coverage of mental health and journalists’ own well-being have traditionally been overlooked in the journalism industry, despite the fact that media professionals are often witness to incredible tragedy and trauma, deal with hectic schedules, face uncertain futures in the business, and work in unhealthy newsrooms. The COVID-19 pandemic just added more fuel to the […]

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Digital Storytelling for the Next Generation of Latinx Journalists: Apply now for free online course offered by Knight Center and Microsoft

May 31, 2022

To improve representation of Latinx storytellers in the media industries, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas and Microsoft are teaming up to offer a free online course for Latinx college and university students in the United States. 

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‘Courses & Resources’ for journalists covering COVID-19: A new project from the Knight Center and UNESCO

May 27, 2022

The COVID-19 Courses & Resources hub features self-directed courses, webinars, briefings and other resources in 13 languages.

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