Conference Videos
Welcome       Prof. Stephen J. A. Ward, Director of UW Center for Journalism Ethics
SESSION I     The New Journalism Ecosystem: Transparency, Standards and Practice
SESSION II    Ethics for the New Investigative Newsroom
SESSION lll    Bridging the Gaps: Holding True to Old-Media Values in a New Media World.
SESSION IV    What Ever Happened to Verification in Journalism?
SESSION V     When Journalists Join the Media Revolution: An International Conversation

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Whatever Happened to Verification in Journalism?

Is verification prior to publication still possible in a media world that exchanges information globally at almost the speed of light? Are online speed and journalism verification incompatible in journalism? What should journalism ethics say about this problem?

Moderator:

Peter Fox, executive director, Wisconsin Newspaper Association

Panelists:

Scott Cohn, senior producer, CNBC
Kristin Czubkowski, blogger, Laptop City Hall, and government reporter, The Capital Times
Sue Robinson, assistant professor, UW-Madison School of Journalism and Mass Communication
Phil Rosenthal, media columnist, Chicago Tribune
John Smalley, editor, Wisconsin State Journal


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