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Star public editor: Star need not take all responsibility for perception gap
7 years ago

Star public editor: Star need not take all responsibility for perception gap

By  •  Columns

Toronto Star public editor Kathy English explains the dfiference in perception between journalists and the public when it comes to the paper's reporting about Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.

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Globe public editor: The Fords, the facts and the use of anonymous sources
7 years ago

Globe public editor: The Fords, the facts and the use of anonymous sources

By  •  Columns

Following the Ontario Press Council's dismissal of complaints against The Globe and Mail for its coverage of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, public editor Sylvia Stead provides the backstory on the paper's allegations that Ford sold hashish as a young man.

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Multimedia journalism is like sex in junior high: Garcia

By  •  Teaching Aids

Education Editor Melanie Coulson reports on media consultant Mario Garcia's recent presentation to staff at the Ottawa Citizen, in which he said the next wave of storytelling should consider platforms from the moment of conception.

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J-Source nominated for a Canadian Online Publishing Award

By  •  Awards

J-Source earned a nomination for Best Online-Only Article or Series of Articles for its analysis of the so-called Crackgate affair in the Canadian Online Publishing Awards.

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Anatomy of a social media policy

By  •  Commentary

The Canadian Press recently released a new social media policy, which was in the works for months. Here, the newswire's director of digital Andrew Lundy explains the thinking that went into creating CP’s six rules of thumb for social media.

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Melanie Coulson is J-Source’s new education editor
7 years ago

Melanie Coulson is J-Source’s new education editor

By  •  People

Ottawa Citizen editor and Carleton University instructor takes over the education section.

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Opinion: J-schools should innovate by prioritizing research and discovery instead of waiting for industry to dictate its needs
7 years ago

Opinion: J-schools should innovate by prioritizing research and discovery instead of waiting for industry to dictate its needs

By  •  Teaching Aids

As a recent Poynter study suggests, journalists and educators have always disagreed about the value and scope of journalism education. For real innovation, j-schools should look to other academic disciplines, not just the industry, for guidance, writes Maija Saari, the academic chair for the School of Communications, Media and Design at Centennial College.

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J-Source: A look ahead
7 years ago

J-Source: A look ahead

By  •  Commentary

J-Source's new editor-in-chief introduces himself and looks ahead to some of the changes in store for the site.

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