Now on J-Source: CBCer retires; Gazette editor leaves; Post cuts Monday paper



    TORONTO, May 6 /CNW/ -

    
    "Now on J-Source" is the free weekly newsletter of J-Source.ca
    (http://j-source.ca), a website project of the Canadian Journalism
    Project (CJP), featuring Canadian journalism facts, opinions, tools,
    advice and connections. Here's a sampling from this week's issue.

    Now on J-Source - May 5 - May 11, 2009

    FEATURES

    (xx)Who's funding the project, and why?(xx)
    Foundations are funding more investigative projects, particularly in
    the US. But what do donors get from the relationship?

    (xx)If you don't enter, you can't win(xx)
    Winning awards feels good, builds your professional profile and puts
    cash in your pocket. So don't be shy, writes Kim Pittaway, enter your
    own work.

    (xx)It's evolution, not termination(xx) The hunger for information won't
    die just because the mode of delivery evolves, writes Ryerson Review of
    Journalism editor Marit Mitchell.

    IN THE NEWS
    (xx)Settlement reached in freelancers' lawsuit(xx)
    (xx)This mag launches new website(xx)
    (xx)CBC's Don Newman retiring(xx)

    RECENT POSTS
    (xx)J-Source Covering Health Crises: portal updated regularly(xx)
    (xx)Alan Rusbridger on the future of news(xx)
    (xx)Internet versus dead trees: a discussion(xx)

    Subscribe now and receive "Now on J-Source" on its publication date
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    (xx) tools for journalists (xx)
    (xx) cross-country events calendar (xx)
    (xx) more news and recent posts (xx)
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