Journalism Next is presented by The Atlanta Press Club in partnership with Mercer University Center for Collaborative Journalism.
About the Atlanta Press Club:
The Atlanta Press Club is one of the largest and most dynamic professional journalism associations in the country. The membership encompasses Atlanta’s burgeoning media community – print, broadcast and online, large and small, national and local media outlets. More than half the Club’s more than 550 members are working journalists, the balance consist of public relations professionals, educators, retirees and students. The APC’s mission is to serve the professional and social needs of Atlanta’s journalism community, foster journalistic excellence and advance the public’s interest in and understanding of a free press. Please visit www.atlantapressclub.org or call 404.577.7377 for more information.
About the Center for Collaborative Journalism:
The Center for Collaborative Journalism is a unique partnership between Mercer University, The Telegraph and Georgia Public Broadcasting, with generous support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and The Peyton Anderson Foundation. The Center’s groundbreaking collaboration has students, faculty and veteran journalists working together in a joint newsroom. Learning in a “teaching hospital” model, students engage the community using the latest digital tools and leave with a strong portfolio of published work.