Why ASU is Partnering With Google News Lab to Train the Next Generation

Google is taking its news and storytelling straight to the next generation, starting with Arizona State University’s Cronkite School. For the team at Google News Lab, which has trained some 40,000 professional journalists on its suite of tools (Google Fusion Tables, Google Analytics and Google Trends among them) in the last two years, the Cronkite […]

Peter Fray: The future of journalism rests on entrepreneurship

  One of Australia’s most experienced and innovative media professionals, Peter Fray, has deep experience in transition within legacy news organisations. As a 2016 Tow-Knight entrepreneurial fellow, he has fully embraced the practice of entrepreneurial journalism and now passes it on to a new generation of journalists at the University of Technology in Sydney, where he is professor of journalism practice. In a […]

What entrepreneurial journalism can do for legacy newsrooms

  Many journalists have left traditional news organisations to venture into the world of entrepreneurial journalism and set up their own media businesses. And, while it’s easier to start from scratch, entrepreneurship has a important role to play within traditional newsrooms too – it helps setting up much-needed systems and processes to better adapt to what our audience […]