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Racial and ethnic diversity in journalism: greater representation attracts more readers, say speakers at Knight Center conference

March 30, 2021

Panel on racial and ethnic diversity in journalism discussed topics such as representation and coverage of racial issues in Latin America.

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Speakers on the gender panel at diversity conference

More Latin American newsrooms are incorporating a gender perspective, but diversity conference speakers say there is more work to be done

March 26, 2021

"The world is told through the eyes of man and that will never be objective," said journalist Lucia Solis Reymer, in a panel on gender at the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism, held completely online from March 26 to 27, 2021.

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Knight Center announces program and speakers for the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism. Sign up!

March 25, 2021

The First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism will have 19 speakers from Latin America and the United States in four thematic sessions and two special tables on March 26 and 27, 2021.

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Covering the COVID-19 vaccines: Register now for Knight Center’s new free online course in four languages

March 15, 2021

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering the new course, “Covering the COVID-19 vaccine: What journalists need to know,” which will run from March 29 - April 25 2021 and will be offered in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French.

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After MOOC with 2,000 students, Knight Center launches self-directed course in Spanish on diversity in journalism

March 10, 2021

The Knight Center online course in Spanish, “Diversity in the news and newsrooms,” is now available online for free as a self-directed course. Any person from anywhere in the world can now access and take the course at their own pace.

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Knight Center opens registrations for the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism

March 10, 2021

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at the University of Texas at Austin will hold the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism on March 26 and 27. 

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Video of Knight Center’s webinar for journalists covering the COVID-19 vaccines is now available in 8 languages

February 26, 2021

Video recordings of the Knight Center’s multilingual webinar, “Covering the COVID-19 Vaccines: What Journalists Need to Know,” are now available for free in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish, with Hindi forthcoming. 

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ISOJ 2021 keynotes

AG Sulzberger, New York Times’ chairman and publisher, will open ISOJ 2021. Here is the lineup of keynote speakers

February 26, 2021

Registration is open for the 2021 ISOJ, and keynote speakers, including New York Times' chairman AG Sulzberger, have been announced.

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Registration is now open for ISOJ Online 2021. Sign up now for the premier online journalism conference in April

February 26, 2021

Registration for ISOJ, the premier global online journalism conference, is now open. For the second year, the conference will be virtual and free!

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Knight Center webinar convenes global experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccines coverage, science & distribution

February 9, 2021

“For the past year, journalists from around the world have found themselves covering the biggest story of their lifetime. A global immunization effort is now underway, and journalists are now challenged and given the opportunity to cover the multidimensional aspects of the vaccine."

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