The Next Edition: Boston Student Journalism Conference


Time & Date

Sunday, February 24th 2019, 10:00 am

Event Location

WBUR CitySpace890 Commonwealth AvenueBoston, MA 02215Open in Google Maps

Ticket Price


The Daily Free Press, Boston University's independent, student-run newspaper, invites you to attend their second annual networking conference, The Next Edition. Journalism students throughout Boston will have the unique opportunity to connect with online, print, radio and broadcast news organizations and hear advice from accomplished media professionals on how to take that first step into the industry.

The conference will consist of several panels and workshops throughout the day, listed below.

10-11: Morning Keynote
11-11:45: (Pod)casting your net: How to get your start in audio journalism
12-12:30: Lunch
12:45-1:30: So you think you can tweet? Advice for journalists in the social media age
1:30-2:15: Interviews & Interviews: Getting hired and talking to sources
2:15-3:00: Workshops
- Your digital first impression: Building your portfolio
- Do's & Don'ts of Photo
- Ledes matter: Here's how to write one
3:00-3:30: Networking Reception

Please contact Anna Whitelaw, Public Relations Chair of the Back Bay Publishing Co., with any comments or questions at