VIEW NJ VIDEOS:  NEWARK    |    NORTH NJ    |    CENTRAL NJ    |    SOUTH NJ   


What is Solutions Journalism?

"Rigorous reporting about 'what works'" is how Mikhael Simmonds describes solutions journalism. This short video features Liza Gross (VP Newsroom Practice Change) and Mikhael (Northeast Manager & Multi-Media Lead) of the Solutions Journalism Network, speaking at CivicStory's forum, Civics & Solutions-based News: Powering Democracy. The public dialogue took place at Montclair State University's School of Communication and Media on April 6, 2018. [5:15] 


NJ News Leaders Respond to Younger Generations' Info Needs

Editors from three of NJ's largest newsrooms shared thoughts on how news content is changing during a public forum on Solutions & Civics-based News [3:39] Read More

Tax Discussion Enlivened by Democratic Aims

The 'what, why, and how' of taxes in NJ is described in vivid and sometimes humorous terms by four legal and financial experts. [29.00] | Read More


Civics Blog



Behind the Scenes

Donate

Make great Stories possible.

Your Gift Is DOUBLED
Through NEWS MATCH! 

DONATE NOW 

Thank you!

(until Dec 31)

Solutions- & Civics-based News: Powering Democracy

Friday, April 6, 5 pm to 6:50 pm
School of Communication & Media, Montclair State University

Solutions- & Civics-based News: Powering Democracy

Friday, April 6, 5 pm to 6:50 pm
School of Communication & Media, Montclair State University

Solutions- & Civics-based News: Powering Democracy

Friday, April 6, 5 pm to 6:50 pm
School of Communication & Media, Montclair State University

Friday, April 6, 5 pm to 6:50 pm
Solutions- & Civics-based News: Powering Democracy


School of Communication & Media, Montclair State University

Event

wine_eb1.png

Mon, June 11, 2018, 7 PM – 9 PM
The Wine List of Summit, 417 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ


Up & Coming



Civics Quiz & Quotes

test your civics quotient...

1. What were the first 4 US presidential cabinet positions, and in which year were they established by law?

2. When and how was Inauguration Day moved from March 4 to January 20?

3. When and on what day do new terms of US senators and representatives begin?

4. When is Election Day, 2017?

Click for Info


encyclicks

The papal encyclical, Laudato Si', provides a deeply coherent basis for understanding society, ecology and the environment. Enjoy key words and phrases below. 

Powerful phrases from Laudato Si'
The lessons of the global financial crisis have not been assimilated, and we are learning all too slowly the lessons of environmental deterioration." [109]  Read more

Word Counts 

  • economic/economy      81
  • wealth/wealthier           4

View highest/lowest word counts in Laudato Si'
View Encyclical Text

 


Business Sponsors

logo_sm.png
download (1).jpg
Screen-Shot-2016-03-02-at-8.41.00-PM.png