CIVIC ENGAGEMENT & JOURNALISM

From Audience to Reporter: Recruiting and training community members at a participatory news site serving a multiethnic city

Journalism Practice | Daniela Gerson, Nancy Chen, Andrea Wenzel, Sandra Ball-Rokeach and Michael Parks
August 2016

How the LA Times quickly located protesters from more than 50 schools, a decade later

MediaShift/ Medium
July 25, 2016

Engaging Communities through Solutions Journalism

Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University | Andrea Wenzel, Daniela Gerson and Evelyn Moreno
April 14, 2016

4 tips for engaging your community during breaking news events

Poynter
December 17, 2015

50 Years After Watts: How Community Engagement Can Help Reshape Media Coverage of Race, Protests and Power

The Local News Lab
August 10, 2015

Website to Weibo: Activating the Local Communication Network and Civic Engagement in a Diverse City

MIT Civic Media Project (case study in web project and forthcoming book)
April 2015

Why Chilean Hyperlocal Mi Voz Succeeds Where Patch Failed

Street Fight Magazine
January 20, 2015

Communication and Socio-demographic Forces Shaping Civic Engagement Patterns in a Multiethnic City.

Communication and Community, P. Moy (Ed.) Chen, N.-T. N., Ognyanova, K., Zhao, N., Liu, W., Gerson, D., Ball-Rokeach, S., & Parks, M
2013

Online Participation in a Community Context: Civic Engagement and Connections to Local Communication Resources

International Journal of Communication, Ognyanova, K., Chen, N.-T. N., Ball-Rokeach, S. J., An, Z., Son, M., Parks, M., & Gerson, D.
2013
With Hyperlocal Forums on the Rise, Will they Replace or Complement Local News?

With Hyperlocal Forums on the Rise, Will they Replace or Complement Local News?

Online Journalism Review/ GOOD Magazine
February 24, 2013
Community engagement goes global: How to host a meeting in 4 different languages

Community engagement goes global: How to host a meeting in 4 different languages

GOOD Magazine
April 6, 2013
How a youth Reporter Corps could help reinvigorate local journalism

How a youth Reporter Corps could help reinvigorate local journalism

Online Journalism Review
October 28, 2012
5 lessons learned: Improving civic engagement through a local news site

5 lessons learned: Improving civic engagement through a local news site

Online Journalism Review
September 7, 2012
Reporting Pushes Past Language and Ethnic Divides

Reporting Pushes Past Language and Ethnic Divides

Nieman Reports
June 10, 2011