Archive for February 24, 2011

“If the French can do it, so can Americans” Our video conference with Governor George Allen was a great experience. Former Senator George Allen (R-VA) Governor Allen stressed the importance of, “do not spend what you don’t have.” “Defense wins championships” Campaigning and advancing ideas is how we can get this country back to work. […]

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Visual Storytelling with Photographs Even if you don’t have aspirations of becoming an artist with a camera, as a journalist you should understand how digital photography works. Journalism without photographs is like writing without verbs. More time leads to better photos. If you want to improve your photography skills, the first step is to find […]

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Filed Under (COMM 361, Professor Klein) by on 24-02-2011
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Journalism vs. Blogging Journalists are defined by what they produce; bloggers are defined by the technology they use. So how can we trust blogs? By the evidence that they give for what they write, and the quality of that evidence. Curiously, many professional journalists still expect users to trust them without showing their own evidence, […]