WORT is hiring! WORT 89.9 FM is looking for an interim News and Public Affairs Director. This is a temporary, limited-term position expected to last approximately 3 months to fill a vacancy. A search for a permanent News and Public Affairs Director is underway. The position involves responsibility for 20+ hours of weekly broadcast airtime […]
* NEW! This position has been expanded to 37 hours per week and now includes social media responsibilities. * WORT 89.9 FM is hiring a journalist to produce our weekday evening newscast. You: A journalist passionate about the importance of local news to our democracy. Someone who loves uncovering a hidden truth and wants to […]
With the press increasingly under threat, we turn our attention today on all things news and journalism in the changing landscape of print and digital media. Our guest is Rob Chappell, associate publisher of Madison365 to discuss why trustworthy news sources, especially local and community reporting, are more vital than ever.
Free one-day conference organized by the Center for Journalism Ethics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Keynote conversation with leading tech journalist Kara Swisher followed by three panel discussions on gender, power and ethical journalism. See website for more information and a registration link.
This will be our last Tone Madison podcast episode of 2018, and to wrap things up, we’re listening back to some of the moments that made the year memorable. We produced 40 episodes of the podcast this year. That represents hundreds of hours of work by a whole group of dedicated and curious people. It […]
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Three panelists with expertise in media, political reporting and the news industry will engage in a public discussion about journalism ethics and the special challenges of covering politics in highly polarized times. The panelists are: • David Folkenflik is the New York City-based media correspondent for NPR News and […]