News media

Article
24 March 2017

In the adrenaline-charged chase for information during a major breaking news event, the temptation for news organisations to overreach in the hope of exclusivity and impact can be too great,...

Article
17 March 2017

This article provides an overview of a presentation by Zenith USA's Tom Goodwin, who predicted the ten media trends that will move us forward in 2017, if only we are brave enough to approach them...

Video lecture/presentation
10 March 2017

This panel discussion brings together journalists, news editors and academics to explore what matters to children when they consume news.

Article
10 March 2017

This article comments on the proposed ABC restructure, which plans to deploy more resources to rural and regional areas.

Article
7 March 2017

The ABC will cut 20% of management positions and lose 200 staff by June, in what ABC Managing Director, Michelle Guthrie, calls a tough strategy to bring transformational change to the national...

Audio podcast
5 March 2017

Decode the News is a weekly podcast focused on breaking down the week's major news stories on a critical level, giving listeners cutting edge sociological tools to better help you critically...

Video lecture/presentation
3 March 2017

Vox's Melissa Bell delivered the Reuters Memorial Lecture, 'We Broke the News. How do we fix it?'

Report
2 March 2017

This report finds that teens and young adults express low levels of trust in the news media and use a variety of strategies to confirm, verify, and clarify the stories they care about.

Other text
2 March 2017

This joint statement stresses that the Trump administration’s attacks on the press pose a threat to American democracy.

Report
28 February 2017

This report looks at how news organisations are creating innovative editorial formats and seeking commercial opportunities 'beyond the article'.