NewsTrain workshop to be held at Fresno State in 2020

NewsTrain workshop. Photo courtesy of

The Associated Press Media Editors has selected Fresno State as one of four sites in the United States to host their NewsTrain conference in 2020.

NewsTrain is a low cost, touring workshop designed to provide training in digital skills, knowledge and information needed in a rapidly changing media setting to frontline editors, department heads, senior editors, reporters, copy editors, visual journalists, online producers working on multiple platforms, communications specialists, professors and students. Instructors will include accomplished journalists with both frontline and teaching experience.

The workshop cost will be $75. Those interested can sign up to be notified when dates, agendas and trainers are set for the workshop at Fresno State.

NewsTrain has served more than 7,500 journalists in their own cities since 2003. 

Posted by

The College of Arts and Humanities provides a diverse student population with the communication skills, humanistic values and cultural awareness that form the foundation of scholarship. The college offers intellectual and artistic programs that engage students and faculty and the community in collaboration, dialog and discovery. These programs help preserve, illuminate and nourish the arts and humanities for the campus and for the wider community.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.