1. Eric Brown co-founded ImpactGames to create compelling interactive experiences around current events. He spoke at J-Lab's "Playing the News" workshop prior to the 2008 Online News Association Convention.

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  2. Joellen Easton is a public insight analyst at American Public Media, where she is a key producer of “Consumer Consequences,” a game about the environmental impact of personal choices, and has been involved with both the “Budget Hero” game and “Idea Generator” exercises. She spoke at J-Lab's "Playing the News" workshop prior to the 2008 Online News Association Convention.

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  3. Josh Sheldon is a project manager at MIT's Scheller Teacher Education Program, where, in conjunction with MIT’s Center for Future Civic Media, he works on TIMELAB 2100 and other Outdoor Augmented Reality software, game development and research. He spoke at J-Lab's "Playing the News" workshop prior to the 2008 Online News Association Convention.

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  4. Gail Robinson is editor-in-chief of Gotham Gazette, an award-winning online publication on New York City policy and politics published by Citizens Union, a good government group. She spoke at J-Lab's "Playing the News" workshop prior to the 2008 Online News Association Convention.

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  5. Meghan Laslocky is the interactive producer for KQED’s “You Decide” and for “Jean-Michel Cousteau: Ocean Adventures” on PBS.org. She spoke at J-Lab's "Playing the News" workshop prior to the 2008 Online News Association Convention.

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Online News Association 2008

J-Lab

At the 2008 Online News Association National Convention, J-Lab hosted two workshops: "Playing the News" and "J-School Entrepreneur Bootcamp."

The speeches of our presenters are included in this channel.

The Online News Association is composed largely…


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At the 2008 Online News Association National Convention, J-Lab hosted two workshops: "Playing the News" and "J-School Entrepreneur Bootcamp."

The speeches of our presenters are included in this channel.

The Online News Association is composed largely of professional digital journalists. Founded in 1999, ONA now has more than 1,700 professional members whose principal livelihood involves gathering or producing news for digital presentation. The membership includes news writers, producers, designers, editors, photographers, technologists and others who produce news for the Internet or other digital delivery systems, as well as academic members and others interested in the development of online journalism. ONA also sponsors an annual conference focusing on the latest in journalism and technology and administers the prestigious Online Journalism Awards.

J-Lab helps journalists and citizens use digital technologies to develop new ways for people to participate in public life with projects on innovations in journalism, citizen media, news games, interactive stories, entrepreneurship, research, training, and publications.

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