Symposium Year: ISOJ 2005

Dan Gillmor’s Move from Mainstream to Grassroots Journalism

In his final, farewell column in the San Jose Mercury News, the respected technology journalist Dan Gillmor said Silicon Valley’s “willingness — no, eagerness — to take risks has always been the valley’s most special quality.” Silicon Valley’s culture of risk-taking has undoubtedly rubbed off on Gillmor during the 10 or so years he has …  Read More

Symposium Will Discuss Issues Facing Online Journalism

The University of Texas School of Journalism will be hosting the Sixth International Symposium on Online Journalism Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9 to discuss issues that face multimedia and online journalism today. Rosental Alves, a professor at UT Austin and the director of the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, is running the …  Read More