Tag Archives: Public media

Music Discovery in Public Radio

Music and cultural programming drive social change and community engagement in important ways, and public radio plays a crucial part by reaching younger, more diverse audiences and sparking local conversations and connections. We held a special discussion with key funders, public radio station managers and musicians about non-commercial radio’s role in reflecting, shaping and cultivating community; and explored why funders are supporting this evolving media format. Read more

CPB’s Bruce Theriault Unpacks Local News Collaborations

At our June 2014 Media Impact Forum we learned about innovative public media efforts surrounding local journalism (among many other topics). In follow-up to that conversation we chatted with Bruce Theriault, Senior Vice President, Journalism and Radio at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, to get his take on local journalism efforts, and CPB’s work to support and advance local journalistic excellence. Read more

Media Impact Forum: Community News Reimagined

Collaboration and invention were key concepts for the mid-afternoon sessions at the June 4 Media Impact Forum, which honed in on how cross-platform public media initiatives are filling holes in local news and healthcare coverage and influencing audiences and policymakers. Read more

Media Impact Forum: Remaking Public Media

Retooling public broadcasting for a digital, participatory age has been a significant area of focus for many media funders over the past decade. On June 3-4, our Media Impact Forum at the Kaiser Foundation’s DC-based Barbara Jordan Conference Center explored how “public media” is expanding to include an array of new platforms and partners, with an increasing focus on impact.

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What’s Outside? Public Media 2014

The Story Exchange

Funded by: The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, NJ News Commons, The NJ Story Exchange

The NJ Story Exchange  with the support from The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation is an initiative to facilitate content sharing within the New Jersey news ecosystem. The Story Exchange is powered by iCopyright, which allows news organizations to offer their content for embedding on other sites free of charge (with ads) or with a payment (without ads). iCopyright also helps publishers brand and sell reprints of their stories. To learn more about The NJ Story Exchange check out the website here.



Media Impact Focus: Assessing the Impact of Media

Paley Center for Media 25 W 52 St | NYC

It’s clear that media productions and publications can drive social impact — but how? On November 13, 2013 we presented our latest Media Impact Focus: Assessing the Impact of Media. Read more


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