API-Poynter Digital Storytelling Summit

Course Overview

Title:
API-Poynter Digital Storytelling Summit
Type:
Seminar Snapshot
Cost:
This $50 course is being offered free, thanks to the generous support of the American Press Institute. Enrolling now will notify you when recordings are posted.

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The API Poynter Digital Storytelling Summit will provide college students an advanced skills training in today’s digital news environment. It will provide a forum for student journalists and media leaders to network and share ideas.

The two-day training summit sponsored by Poynter, a global leader in journalism education, and the American Press Institute kicks off with an evening reception and conversation with Emilio Garcia-Ruiz, managing editor of the Washington Post on Friday, March 27 at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. Poynter faculty and industry-leading journalists will lead training sessions the following day, which will be archived here as e-learning courses.

What Will I Learn:
  • How to conduct interviews in today’s digital world
  • Best ways to increase your story’s reach
  • The strengths of different digital platforms and tools
  • How to approach news like a startup
Who should take this course:

The Digital Storytelling Summit is open to student journalists, student media leaders and students interested in a career in storytelling and journalism.

Training Partner:

American Press Institute

The American Press Institute conducts research and training, convenes thought leaders and creates tools to help chart a path for journalism in the 21st century. The organization was founded in 1946 with the mission to help the news industry fulfill the purpose of the First Amendment – sustaining a free press in the public interest. That mission continues today.