Tagged: Media

News Roundtable: July 18, 2014

OPB |July 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

What Is The State Of Black Newspapers?

OPB |June 27, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: The National Newspaper Publishers Association, also known as the Black Press of America, holds its convention in Portland this week.

Analyzing Media Coverage Of School Shootings

OPB |June 13, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll talk to Al Tompkins with the Poynter Institute about the issues reporters and editors face when covering school shootings.

Exit Interview With Oregonian Editor Peter Bhatia

OPB |May 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: After 20 years at the paper, editor Peter Bhatia is leaving The Oregonian and leaving Portland. We'll hear his reflections on journalism in the digital age.

UO Students Win Peabody Award

OPB |April 04, 2014 12:50 p.m.

FRIDAY: The first Peabody Award ever given for viral video went to two University of Oregon students.

Exploring Student Free Speech Rights And Twitter

OPB |March 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We examine free speech issues raised by the ACLU after at least 20 public High School students were suspended for retweeting a rumor about a teacher.

The Salem Statesman Journal Adds Pages

OPB |Jan. 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Salem Statesman Journal is adding 60 pages a week to the paper in hopes it will increase circulation.

Examining The Promise Of XRAY.FM

OPB |Dec. 23, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk to Jefferson Smith about the new progressive, independent radio station launching in the new year.

David Folkenflik Profiles The "Last Of The Old Media Empires"

OPB |Nov. 14, 2013 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: David Folkenflik examines the growth and troubled recent days of Rupert Murdoch's global media holdings.

75 Years Of War Of The Worlds

OPB |Oct. 30, 2013 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Willamette Radio Workshop in Portland and students at Washington State University, Vancouver are teaming up to re-present the infamous 1938 broadcast of War of the Worlds.

State Of The Media In Medford

OPB |Oct. 02, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What does the media landscape look like where you live?

What Will Jeff Bezos Do With The Washington Post?

Aug. 08, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post this week. What will he do with the 135 year old paper?

Oregonian Publisher Talks About The Changes

June 21, 2013 12:06 p.m.

The publisher of The Oregonian answers our questions about the upcoming changes to the paper.

Culture Club

June 05, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

Culture Club

April 25, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

Crowdsourcing In A Crisis

April 22, 2013 12:25 p.m.

What role have social media and crowdsourcing played in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing?

Fast But Inaccurate News Criticized

April 18, 2013 12:30 p.m.

How did major media outlets get the Boston arrest story so wrong this week?

Culture Club

Oct. 18, 2012 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

Culture Club

June 15, 2012 9:40 a.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

A Conversation with Jim Lehrer

Feb. 06, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Executive editor and anchor of the PBS NewsHour, Jim Lehrer, joins us in front of a studio audience at OPB to talk about his new book, Tension City: Inside the Presidential Debates, from Kennedy-Nixon to Obama-McCain.

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