ONA U is a new mini-conference geared toward journalism students and young professionals looking for practical career and networking advice as they enter the workforce and begin their first jobs in journalism. The evening sessions will bring attendees to American University’s School of Communication for a few hours of learning, training and networking the night before the main conference starts.


Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017
5 – 9 p.m.

American University, School Of Communication
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20016



5 p.m. Registration
6 p.m. Session Block 1
7 p.m. Session Block 2
8 p.m. Keynote Roundtable

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***Registration will open on Thursday, Aug. 31. Space is limited.***

Register through Eventbrite. The $5 fee covers the cost of light refreshments.

This event is completely separate from the Online News Association’s 2017 Conference. You don’t have to attend ONA17 in order to join us. And, registration to our event does not give you access to ONA17.


Questions? Comments? Email Jeremiah Patterson, jnpatter@american.edu.