To make way for LGBTQ+ and gender issues in the media, ‘uncomfortable conversations’ must happen, journalists say during Sexual Diversity panel
By César López Linares and Katherine Pennacchio Journalists Geo González, from Mexico; Carolina Vila-Nova, from Brazil; and Daniel Villatoro, from Guatemala, have one thing in common — they have dared to provoke “uncomfortable conversations” with their editors, colleagues and media executives to try to get women and LGBTQ+ people have more presence both in […]
Special online course on digital storytelling for Latinx journalists attracts students from across the U.S. and is now available as a self-directed course
More than 250 Latinx college and university students from the United States registered for a free online course from the Knight Center to help them grow as digital storytellers. “Digital storytelling for the next generation of Latinx journalists,” a free online course offered in collaboration with Microsoft, ran from June 20 to July 17, 2022. It […]
‘Information and Elections in the Digital Era:’ Sign up for Knight Center’s free online course in four languages
To prepare key stakeholders for how new technologies affect information and elections, the Knight Center joined forces with UNESCO and the UNDP to organize a free multilingual online course.
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.
Brazilian journalists will now have an important resource for reporting and editing science journalism. On Friday, Nov. 5, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas and the Serrapilheira Institute, of Brazil, will publish the Portuguese translation of the KSJ Science Editing Handbook during a special webinar.
‘Journalism in Times of Polarization and Disinformation in Latin America:’ Sign up for free webinar in English, Spanish and Portuguese
LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections and the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at the University of Texas at Austin will host a webinar on polarization, disinformation and the role of the press in protecting democracy and freedom of expression in the region.
How can journalists improve coverage of the COVID-19 vaccines? Knight Center offers free, self-directed online course
Journalists who want to best inform the public about the vaccines and combat disinformation surrounding them can now take “Covering the COVID-19 vaccine: What journalists need to know” for free, online and at their own pace.
Covering the COVID-19 vaccines: Register now for Knight Center’s new free online course in four languages
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.
Knight Center webinar convenes global experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccines coverage, science & distribution
“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.”
How to create, grow & make money from newsletters: Register for Knight Center’s new free online course for journalists
Register today for the new Knight Center MOOC “Newsletter Strategies for Journalists: How to Create, Grow and Monetize Newsletters.” The course runs from Feb. 22 to March 21, 2021