Jobs, Fellowships, and Funding
Shoutout to Alex Veeneman, Cal Lundmark, and Thomas Seymat for posting these on Slack! Check out the #jobsandinternships and #grantsandfunding Slack channels to see what other opportunities Gatherers are sharing.
Community Engagement Specialist-Education Reporting, WFYI:
“This Community Engagement Specialist will be part of a new multi-person WFYI journalism team [and will] be responsible for integrating the initiative into the work of other local public education community organizations and for engaging with community members about public education throughout Indiana.” Location: Indianapolis, IN
There are several other exciting engagement and audience-related postings this week, including an Audience Growth Producer for McClatchy
, Engagement Editor at MIT Review
, Community Engagement Producer at KQED
, and three Debate Editors at Forum.eu
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- Example community MOUs: One Gatherer is updating their MOUs for project partnerships and would love to see your examples. Share them here!
- Compile community newsletters: Simon Galperin recently shared how the Bloomfield Information Project compiles information from dozens of local sources into a community newsletter with the Center for Cooperative Media. You can view the replay and ask questions on Slack.
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- Celebrating anniversaries: Have you put together an engagement and communications plan for celebrating big organizational anniversaries? One Gatherer wants to know.
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