Breakout: Enlisting students in local journalism
3:20 — 4 p.m., Breakout A
- Jean Marie Brown | Texas Christian University
- Robert Chappell | Madison 365
- Suzanne McBride | Austin Talks
How some universities are filling gaps in local news with independent online news sites staffed by student journalists, and how Madison 365 in Wisconsin started its own "academy" to teach young people of color about journalism.