Media on the Move

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Judy Fahys, Editor

Media On the Move highlights SEJ members' job changes, fellowships, awards, promotions...let us know what's going on with your career. Just fill out the easy online form to get started.  Here are the latest Media On the Move highlights:

 

   Francesca Lyman receives SEJ Fund to report on surburbia's future
   Seattle-based freelancer Francesca Lyman received a Fund for Environmental
   Journalism grant to write about suburbia’s future. She travelled to Sacramento,
  Calif., to chronicle sprawl in the state whose culture, with its palm-lined
   boulevards, big lawns and swimming pools, raised suburban living to an art
form. There, though, the latest “burst of the housing bubble has exposed the dark underside of the suburban dream, with its cascading foreclosures, shuttered malls and shopping centers — on an enormous scale.” Her article, published in the Sacramento Bee, explored whether housing developers should concentrate on building out on undeveloped ‘greenfields’ or focus on urban infill projects and walkable neighborhoods. Click here to see the story.