Have you heard about Big Local News? Cheryl Phillips, the project director and Hearst professional in residence at Stanford University, will be here to share all about it. Big Local News allows […]
Category Archives: Training and Mentorship
The cornerstone of JAWS’ work is training and mentorship. Often this takes place at our annual Conference and Mentorship Program (CAMP) gathering, but we also strive to provide opportunities for members to connect through regional gatherings and trainings. In addition, we also work to partner up mentors who wish to share their experience and expertise with mentees who seek to grow, advance and lead. We call this symbiosis, as mentoring is often a two-way exchange.
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2022, News, Training and Mentorship, Webinar, Webinar Wednesday
JAWS webinar save the date: Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. ET
Save the date: Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. ET for the next JAWS webinar with JAWS CAMP 2022 sponsor Marquette University’s Diederich College of Communication: Fellowships: Hitting the Reset […]
JAWS Health Journalism Fellowship in partnership with The Commonwealth Fund is a unique opportunity for emerging and early career journalists who have an interest in and passion for upping their […]
News, Training and Mentorship, Webinar Wednesday
Don’t forget today’s Wednesday Webinar – discover your transferrable skills
Are you curious how your journalism skills can transfer into a new career? Have you started to explore career options and are eager for some guidance? Women journalists face special […]
News, Training and Mentorship, Webinar Wednesday
May 26 Wednesday Webinar: Hear about the founding mothers of NPR
Register in advance to join journalist and writer Lisa Napoli for a lively webinar chat on May 26, at 7 p.m. ET, to hear about her latest book, “Susan, Linda, […]
Join Journalism & Women Symposium for a virtual Online Harassment Self-Defense Training with Viktorya Vilk of PEN America on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 6-7:30 p.m. ET. Register here. Women journalists are facing unprecedented levels of […]
The International Women’s Media Foundation, in partnership with the Journalism & Women Symposium, is offering a virtual safety training on hostile environments in the U.S. Given the realities of the […]
Navigating journalism as a full or part-time freelancer is tough enough. Whether you’re new to freelance writing or other independent contracting, or simply need a refresher for the COVID-19 economy, […]
Join the Journalism & Women Symposium’s next webinar July 20 from 7-8:30 p.m. Eastern Time / 4-5:30 p.m. Pacific Time to learn how to manage the stressors and demands of being a […]
Sandra Fish, a past JAWS president working as a 2020 First Draft News fellow and Mazin Sidahmed, co-founding editor and senior reporter at Documented, showed us how to fight misinformation […]
Women media leaders have taken over the narrative in an unprecedented way this past year, from the #MeToo movement to “The Post.”
We will continue leading the conversation at the Journalism & Women Symposium’s annual Conference and Mentoring Program (CAMP) in Welches, Oregon, this fall where we will master new skills, make lasting connections and rejuvenate after another busy news year.
What’s kept you from becoming a mentor, or seeking out a mentor?
The cornerstone of JAWS is our mentoring program, which is open to all members. On May 23 at 7 PM EST/4 PM PST, we are offering a free webinar about the “Power of Mentoring,” where we will address your burning questions about the essentials for first-time mentors and mentees. Register here.
Want to learn how to track shootings by police in your community? Are you curious about how to go about investigating your local police department?
Join the Journalism and Women Symposium for our upcoming webinar hosted by Washington Post investigative reporter Kimbriell Kelly, who was part of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize-winning team for the Post’s series on fatal police shootings.
Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) will begin accepting applications for 2018 fellowships beginning Friday, April 13.
Each year JAWS brings fellows to our annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) for three days of training, networking and professional development.
In (belated) honor of Sunshine Week, on Wednesday, March 28 at 4 PM PT/7 PM EST we are hosting a webinar led by Amy Pyle and Victoria Baranetsky of Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting
Amy, editor-in-chief of Reveal, will guide us in the aggressive, specific use of Freedom of Access laws to hold our public officials accountable. She will draw upon her expertise leading a team of editors, reporters and producers who produce unique in-depth national stories.
Victoria, General Counsel at Reveal, has worked for the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press on matters involving the intersection of technology and media law, access as well as privacy and government surveillance.
Each year the Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) brings fellows to our annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) for three days of training, networking and professional development.
“Everyone has been incredibly warm, welcoming, open and so willing to help and to share their stories.”
“This is a home I’d been looking for but didn’t realize I needed.”
“I think it provides that community your newsroom could be missing.”
Each year the Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) brings fellows to our annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) retreat for three days of training, networking and professional development. And the above quotes are just a few of the glowing things past fellows had to say about attending CAMP.
Each year the Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) brings a Next Step fellow to our annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) for three days of training, networking and professional development. […]
The Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) will bring a Betsy Wade Legacy Fund Fellow to our annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) for three days of training, networking and professional […]