PRSA Awards Ceremony
May
2
5:00 PM17:00

PRSA Awards Ceremony

  • 1600 Federal Boulevard Denver, CO, 80204 United States (map)
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2019 Gold Pick Awards Banquet Registration Open!

Please join us for the 2019 PRSA Colorado Gold Pick Awards dinner, an annual celebration highlighting the continued successes of Colorado public relations professionals. This year, the best-of-the-best in Colorado PR will be celebrated on Thursday, May 2. Don't miss out on this spectacular evening that will include a cocktail hour, sit-down dinner, awards and entertainment.

Register by our April 18 early bird deadline and save some cash.

WHERE: Denver Field House
1600 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80204

WHEN: Thursday, May 2, 2019, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Deadlines to keep in mind:
Early registration deadline (corporate table and individual): Thursday, April 18 at 5 p.m.
Late registration deadline (corporate table and individual): Friday, April 26 at 5 p.m.

Learn more at PSRAcolorado.org.

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The Denver Mayoral No Bullsh*t Debate
Apr
18
5:00 PM17:00

The Denver Mayoral No Bullsh*t Debate

More info at Facebook.com.

The Colorado Independent, Denver Open Media, and Civic Matters are proud to host the one and only Denver Mayoral No Bullsh*t Debate on April 18 at 5 pm.

The event, moderated by The Independent’s Editor Susan Greene, will be live streamed via Denver Open Media Facebook, and broadcast live on 92.9FM and 89.3 HD3. It will also be rebroadcast on KGNU radio.

The debate will focus primarily on issues related to civil rights, transparency and accountability in Denver. We promise No Bull – just straight talk about pressing issues in our community.

The following candidates have confirmed to attend:

Lisa Calderon
Stephan Evans
Marcus Giavanni
Jamie Giellis
Penfield Tate III
Kalyn Hefferman

We will be collecting live questions via Denver Open Media facebook during the live event.

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Apr
10
11:30 AM11:30

CMP Webinar: Applying to the ProPublica Local Reporting Network

ProPublica is again expanding the Local Reporting Network, selecting six more news organizations to begin working on local accountability projects, beginning in July 2019. Applications are due April 26. ProPublica Deputy Managing Editor Charlie Ornstein will join CMP on a webinar for Colorado newsrooms to answer questions about the Local Reporting Network, what makes a good project idea, and the elements of a successful application.

More info at Colorado Media Project.

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Denver Data Storytellers: Alberto Cairo Event
Jan
24
6:30 PM18:30

Denver Data Storytellers: Alberto Cairo Event

In an era where facts are all too often manipulated for political purposes, we believe citizen data literacy is a critical and under-practiced skill. As a convening of professionals that tell stories through data, we’re in a unique position to help bring relevant knowledge and tools around this topic in Denver while keeping the conversation objective.

To sign up for more information, click here.

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Media Engagement:
Dec
7
4:00 PM16:00

Media Engagement:

Friday, December 7, 2018

  • 4:00 PM  

Join us on Friday, December 7th at 4 PM for our panel discussion Media Engagement: Engaging Underrepresented Communities in Denver’s New Media Conversation

The City of Denver refused to renew OMF’s contract to operate Public Access TV and has no immediate plans to continue serving marginalized communities with Public Access equipment, facilities, and training.  In response, we are hosting a Media Engagement event.

Event Details:

  • 4:00 PM - 5:00PM Panel Discussion

    • Media Engagement Engaging Underrepresented Communities in Denver’s New Media Conversation. This panel will be lead by community members and media professionals.

  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Lightning Talks

    • OMF will announce the new initiative and host an partner matching exercise

  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Reception and Member Showcase

    • Food and beverages will be provided in our upstairs lounge while DOM members will exhibit their productions created throughout the years.

  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Open Music Sessions

    • Our last session of the DOM project will consist of a live music performance from Kayla Marque, along with local comedians from Sexpot Comedy, and our Denver Foundation Nonprofit spotlight,

This event is open to the public and free for all participants

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Oct
13
4:00 PM16:00

Your News, Your Community

Join us on Saturday, October 13 from 4-6 PM at KDNK for a unique conversation and radio show about media in Carbondale, Glenwood Springs, Aspen, the Roaring Fork Valley, and beyond!

Your News, Your Community brings together community residents and local journalists for face-to-face, honest, open conversations about the media. Together, we will discuss: 

  • What issues are – and are not – being covered
  • How media outlets in your community are funded
  • The challenges that local journalists face
  • The emerging issue of “fake news” 
  • The future of media in this unique section of Colorado

These small group conversations will take place from 4-5 PM. The issues that arise from these conversations will be discussed on-air live on KDNK from 5-6 PM. 

Join us for this unique and exciting event! 
 
Space is limited and RSVPs are required. Sign up below or by calling KDNK at (970) 963-0139. 

EVENT DETAILS:

Your News, Your Community: Carbondale
Saturday, October 13
4 - 6 PM (Check in begins at 3:30 and event will start PROMPTLY at 4)
KDNK Studio
76 S 2nd St, Carbondale, CO 81623

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Colorado's Changing Media Landscape: What's Next? featuring Molly de Aguiar
Aug
21
6:00 PM18:00

Colorado's Changing Media Landscape: What's Next? featuring Molly de Aguiar

  • Denver University, Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science (map)
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Colorado's media landscape is changing rapidly, as the role of familiar news outlets evolves and new, digital-first sources emerge. What will the future of local news look like, and what can we do to help ensure that more Coloradans have access to the information we need to participate in civil society?

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Native American Journalists Association Conference
Jul
18
to Jul 21

Native American Journalists Association Conference

2018 National Native Media Conference: Our 2018 International Training Conference and Career Fair brings together the top trainers to create a curriculum and hands on education to help advance careers and develop leaders in the newsroom. You’ll have a chance to network with a diverse community and among talent development executives that create opportunity personally for NAHJ members. 

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