THE BUZZ: Top 12 quotes for #KIPCAMP
After my Kiplinger Fellowship, I returned to my newsroom energized in a way I haven’t been in years, equipped with new skills that will help me deepen my reporting and reach more readers. What a terrific experience!
Kristen Graham, Philadelphia Inquirer
I could not feel more inspired and invigorated after the most extraordinary week at Kip Camp. Top-notch training from great speakers, highly organized program and a unique opportunity to meet so many colleagues from all over the world.
Cristina Men, TSF Ràdio Noticias, Portugal
I liked interacting with a lot of smart journalists, and learning new skills that will be valuable to me in the digital world.
Blake Kaplan, Sun Times, Biloxi, Mississippi
The fellowship gave me the tools to be a more efficient and directed journalist, and I know my reporting will be stronger for it.
Hannah Dreier, The Associated Press
Kip Camp is extra credit every enterprising reporter needs. You will walk away wanting to tell stories on every possible multimedia platform — and you’ll have the knowledge to do so, or the will to learn.
Hilary Powell, Lakeshore Public Media
The Kiplinger Fellowship program not only gave me the opportunity to meet talented journalists from all over the world, it also provided me with new tools and ideas so that I can amplify my voice as a journalist on social media.
Silvia Silgado, Univision Network
The Kiplinger Fellowship is an exceptional opportunity to explore digital media, innovation and the future of journalism with respected journalists from all over the world. You leave invigorated, motivated and challenged to do even better storytelling.
Christopher Nelson, NBC News
KipCamp gave me professional confidence, game-changing reporting tips and brilliant new friends. It was like crashing a journalism M.A. in five days.
Ada Calhoun, freelancer
The sessions, themselves were extremely productive and helped demystify some of the tools that are so crucial to good journalism, but are often not taught at big institutions … it is truly an incredible program and I’m still pinching myself that I was among those chosen to attend.
Iain Marlow, Toronto Globe and Mail
The fellowship was not only for me, but it enables me to learn and share my experience with the next generation of African journalists and colleagues that are not opportune to be part of the Kiplinger community.
Issa Mansaray, The Africa Paper
KipCamp was the highlight of my 20-plus-year career. I have never felt more honored or respected as a journalist. Everything about the program was exceptional — from the instruction to the mix of students to the accommodations.
Kelly Johnson, Sacramento Business Journal
A boot camp in modern journalism, the Kiplinger Fellowship has its finger on the pulse of where journalism is headed.
Evan Bush, Seattle Times