WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 10 @ 9:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
WHERE: TCC Center for Creativity, 910 S. Boston Ave. 1st Floor
National Association of Black Journalists-Tulsa invite all high school and college students interested in learning more about journalism.
We also invite business and community organization leaders, entrepreneurs and local community members to meet with newsroom and media leaders.
9:45 A.M. URBAN JOURNALISM WORKSHOP
The first workshop, UJW is aimed at high school and college students who wish to pursue careers in journalism. It is typically a bootcamp opportunity to find out what it takes to be a journalist. In this mini-version, local professional journalists and educators will give students the chance to discuss what it means to be a journalist in today’s adversarial climate.
11:45 A.M. MEET THE PRESS DAY
TV news executives will talk about how decisions are made in the newsrooms concerning news reporting and what is fake news. This is aimed at community organization leaders and business people.
Both events are FREE to the public. Media are invited to attend the MTPD panel which include M. Scott Carter, OKSPJ; Chuck Maulden, KOTV; Le’Ondre Harris-Miller, KTUL; and Frank Volpicella, KOKI.
There is no charge for either event. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP by Thurs. Dec. 8 for food at 918-902-6013