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50 Ideas in 50 Minutes

January 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Online Media Campus BannerThis webinar is co-presented by the Minnesota News Media Institute and Online Media Campus

Thursday, January 12
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

This webinar will offer up creative ideas you can start working on in your newsroom immediately. This will be fast-paced, and will include references to the original stories as well as some great techniques to help you execute these stories in newsrooms of all sizes.

Register online now: http://bit.ly/2i74RB9

Meet the Presenters … 

Tim Schmitt has spent decades in various newsrooms — some print, and some broadcast. He was a sports reporter, news reporter, and then managing editor of his hometown paper, the Tonawanda (N.Y.) News, where he led an award-winning editorial page. He’s worked as an editor, staffer or longtime contributor with the Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff, the Mesa Tribune, the Arizona Republic, the alt-weekly Buffalo Current, and the Niagara Falls Gazette, where he was executive sports editor over four dailies.



Zack Kucharski is executive editor of The Gazette in Cedar Rapids, where he has worked since 2000. Kucharski leads content

strategies for the organization. He has worn many hats within the organization, starting as a freelancer and moving up to reporter, news and database editor. He is a University of Iowa graduate.



Register online now: http://bit.ly/2i74RB9

*Registrations received after January 9 are subject to a $10 late fee. Registration for this program closes at midnight January 12. Log in instructions will be sent 48 hours ahead of scheduled program. If you are interested in participating but are unable to attend the live webinar, we encourage you to sign up anyway. As part of your webinar package, you will receive free access to the archive of this webinar by registering for the live session.


January 12, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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