Club of Ottawa
Directors: June Coxon,, Iris ten Holder, Janet
Webb, Helen Bednarek Van Eyk
for the Media
Club of Ottawa $60
Meet and Greet
Macies Best Western
Carling Av., Ottawa,
28 February 2015
27 April 2015
25 May 2015
Speaker: Doris-Marie Heilmann
AGM and Social
suggestions are welcome
Graham Journalism Award
Awarded to students at the University of Ottawa, Algonquin Collegte and
Melba Lent Woelflé Journalism Award
Awarded to a student at Algonquin College
A R C H I V E S
held in previous years:
The links below will show a list of
speakers for the year
Monday April 27, 2015 the Media Club of Ottawa will explore the question
Crowd-Supported Journalism Viable?
a non-profit crowdfunding project, owned and operated by the Algonquin
College Journalism program, was founded in 2010.
. Inspired by the successful publically-funded journalism model
operating in San Francisco, California at www.spot.us
enabled the public to commission journalists to report on important and
perhaps overlooked topics. Journalists, in turn, could pitch stories
they hoped would be funded by the public or mainstream news
organizations. All proceeds went toward paying journalists to complete
The Canadian project never really took off. This year director of
GoJournalism Joe Banks, who is also coordinator/professor of the
Algonquin Journalism, program regretfully discontinued GoJournalism.
Honeywell Room,City of Ottawa
110 Laurier Ave W.
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Journalism students (ID) free,
Media Club and CAJ members $15
On February 28, 2015,
the Media Cub presented:
The New Reporter Digital Skills for Traditional Media
a worlshop with
Stephen Maher, author, journalist and columnist, Post Media News, Glen
McGregor, journalist, Ottawa Citizen, and
Andrew Pinsent, producer/reporter 1310 radio
Report by Algonquin student will be published
in The Galley.