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NEWS21 – preparing the U.S. students for the global economyPresentation by Hubert Humphrey Alumna Aleksandra Dukovska – October 2011
Background story - News21.comNews21 – multi million dollar experimentSupported by Carnegie Corporation and Knight FoundationTalk on important issuesSpin out stories with multimedia toolsInnovative launch in 2005 with five universitiesNow – 12 universities lead by ASUThink differently about news to inform public
ASU, MARYLAND, NEBRASKA - FOOD SAFETYBERKELEY – BAY AREA FOOD SAFETYCOLUMBIA – ELDERLY IN AMERICANORTH CAROLINA – POWERING A NATIONNORTHWESTERN & USC – POLITICS, MONEY, ACCOUNTABILITYSYRACUSE – CENZUS PERFECT AMERICAN TOWN
WHY ON THE WEB PLATFORM?
USA MEDIA HABITSNUMBER OF NEWSPAPERS IN THE USA ANDPUBLISHED BOOKS2000 1,480 282,2422009 1,302 1,052,803DAILY GOOGLESEARCHES ANDREVENUES OF VIDEOGAMES2000 - 100M - 2009 – 2B –$7,8B $ 19,66 BACTIVE BLOGS - TEXT MESSAGES2000 – 128K 2009-141M2000 – 400K 2009- 4,5M
TOOLS USED BY NEWS21 NEWSROOMS TO CREATE ONLINE CONTENT
SPRING TRAINING AT ASU WALTERCRONKITE SCHOOL OFJOURNALISM
EXAMPLES OF MOUNTHLY TRAFFIC
VISUALIZE AND RESEARCH STORIES ON THE AMERICAN SOCIETYPRESSING ISSUES
HOW IS IT FUNCTION?DEAN CHOOSE TOPICSPREPARATION, READINGS, CONFERENCESS IN THE CLASSWITHIN THE UNIVERSITIESORGANIZATION AND RUNNING THE SUMMER INCUBATORS
NEWSROOM ASU 2011This slide explains the stages of organizing the NEWS21 in practice eachyear since 2006. This year Fellows from ASU, Maryland and Nebraskaworked on the food safety national project.
NEWSROOM BERKELEY 2011This slide explains work of the News21 Fellows at the Newsroom at the University ofBerkeley, California this year. Berkeley school of journalism hosted Erasmus studentfrom Denmark, Germany and United Kingdom. The Berkley News21 Fellows worked onthe Ration project about the food safety in the bay area.
RESULTSEMPLOYMENT OF NEWS21 FELLOWS COMPARED TO OTHER STUDENTS
PUBLISHING IN THE MAINSTREAM MEDIAThis slide shows the articles of NEWS21 Fellows published in onMCNBC.com, online edition of Washington Post and on the Iwatch, on linesite of the Center for public integrity from Washington DC.