CALmatters is looking for a Chief Audience Officer

CALmatters is a nonpartisan, nonprofit, public-interest news organization that provides insightful and thought-provoking journalism about the major issues facing Californians, including education, environment, economy, health and human welfare. In three years, we’ve gone from startup to the largest media organization focused on California state politics and policy. But we’re not done. Our stories are distributed […]


Converse & Convene

By Maynard Institute Staff WASHINGTON, DC – With trust in the media still recovering from an all-time low in 2016, the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education convened a group of journalists and other stakeholders Oct. 29 for a candid conversation about their roles in a democracy. “We are all in our silos, and […]

Bill Celis Presented with the 2018 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship

William (Bill) Celis, an associate professor of journalism at the University of Southern California Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and a member of the board of directors of the Maynard Institute, was presented with the 2018 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship yesterday (Sept. 12) at the ASNE-APME News Leadership Conference in Austin, Texas. The $1,000 […]


MIJE at NABJ 2018

MIJE hosted a mixer this year at the National Association of Black Journalists conference in Detroit. Below are some pics we snapped of our team and our friends during our mixer. Ida B. Wells Society co-founder and New York Times reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones (from left to right), Maynard Institute Co-Executive Martin G. Reynolds, Knight Foundation […]

Bill Celis to be honored for efforts to encourage students of color in journalism

By ASNE Staff, Link to original post: Columbia, Mo. (June 28, 2018) – William (Bill) Celis, an associate professor of journalism at the University of Southern California Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and the school’s associate dean for diversity, inclusion and strategic initiatives, is the recipient of the 2018 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship, […]


KTVU FOX 2 Slammed for Unethical Photo of Nia Wilson

Opinion OAKLAND, CA – It’s happened again. A television station covering the death of an African American aired a photo that seemed to imply the person had it coming. This time KTVU FOX 2 News was reporting on the death of 18-year old Nia Wilson, who was stabbed to death while boarding a Bay Area […]

Staff Writer Position Open at Nieman Lab

Posted By Joshua Benton Link to post: We have an opening for a staff writer here at Nieman Lab. If you’re interested, apply over here! The job’s pretty easy to describe: You see all the stories on this website? The ones about journalism innovation — changes in how news gets reported, produced, distributed, discovered, […]


Help us understand how you engage with MIJE

Dear MIJE reader – We have a small favor to ask: Would you participate in a quick survey? It doesn’t matter if you’re a casual reader or a MIJE regular. If you could take this survey, you’d help us gain a critical insight into what you expect (and want) from MIJE. Will you do it? […]