Valerie Dittrich is a freelance journalist living Toronto and a graduate of the Ryerson School of Journalism. She covers a wide variety of topics, including mental health, politics and lifestyle content. Her words can be found in National Post and The Eyeopener, where she was a news editor for a semester.
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.