Above: A previous meeting of Knight Chairs and foundation staff in Austin, Texas.
This weekend, the Knight Chairs in Journalism are meeting in Miami to discuss what they’ve done this past year, what they’re planning to do, and why. These are accomplished professionals with university tenure at two dozen campuses in the United States.
They teach innovative classes, do interesting experimental projects, build university-based programs and write or speak as “thought leaders” who help point the way to journalism’s best 21st Century future.
Here are some highlights about what they said at last year’s meeting on teaching journalism in the digital age.
Just a few examples of recent work: