Last term we hosted C.W. Anderson on campus, as part of our Demystifying Media speaker series. In this podcast – first broadcast on KWVA 88.1 FM, the University of Oregon Campus Radio […]
We were fortunate enough to have Stacy-Marie Ishmael, a John S. Knight Fellow at Stanford University and the former Managing Editor for mobile at BuzzFeed News, as a 2017 SOJC Journalist […]
My contribution (embedded below – an expanded version of an article previously written for The Conversation and republished by PBS, Salon and others) to Brexit, Trump and the Media, edited by John Mair, Tor Clark, Neil Fowler, Raymond Snoddy and Richard Tait.
It’s nearly two years now since I embarked on my own Pioneer Trail, joining the University of Oregon and relocating 5,000 miles from my London home. The time has gone […]
In April, I was kindly invited by the UO Strategic Communication Leadership Network, to talk about the impact of the current political landscape on the journalism profession. Here’s a link […]
Over the past six months, some of the brightest minds in media have visited the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication to discuss issues ranging from flaws in mobile design, the challenges of data journalism, as well as the role of small town newspapers, and how citizens of the Arabian Gulf are embracing social media.
Despite these varied subject areas, all five talks had a core thread running through them: trust.
Six years after the Arab Spring rocked many parts of the Middle East, the region continues to feel ramifications from this turbulent period. Here are five key trends that journalists and news organizations working in the region need to consider.