Kanina Holmes is an associate professor in the School of Journalism and Communication at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. She recently won a Carleton Teaching Achievement Award to create an experiential learning course for young journalists in Canada’s far North. She credits the Poynter Institute and its annual event for journalism educators, Teachapalooza, as one of her inspirations for innovation.
J-Source, led by the journalism programs at Ryerson University (which is currently engaged in a renaming process) and Carleton University, is supported by the post-secondary journalism programs at member institutions of J-Schools Canada/Écoles-J Canada,the R. Howard Webster Foundation and a group of donors.
French-language publication Projet J, hosted by J-Source, is led by the journalism program at the Université du Québec à Montréal and funded by a group of donors.