|Penelope Muse Abernathy|
Monday, July 13, 2015
Friday is deadline to sign up for 'Saving Community Journalism' workshop Aug. 5 in San Francisco
Friday, July 17 is the deadline to register for "Saving Community Journalism," a four-hour workshop in San Francisco on the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 5, before the convention of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications. The presenters will be Penny Abernathy, Knight Chair in Journalism and Digital Media Economics at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, who specializes in preserving quality journalism by helping the news business succeed in the digital environment and authored a book with the same main name as the workshop. She will be joined by her UNC colleague, Knight Chair in Digital Advertising and Marketing JoAnn Sciarrino.
The workshop will run from 8 a.m. to noon at the Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission St., and is limited to 40 participants. The fee is only $30. To sign up, go to https://aejmc2.wufoo.com/forms/2015-conference-workshopluncheons/. Choose the workshop sponsored by the Community Journalism Interest Group of AEJMC. For further information, contact Penny Abernathy at firstname.lastname@example.org.