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Extra Credit Quiz #2

Here are the answers I was looking for: For each of the following, describe 1.) the unique qualities of the medium and 2.) in what circumstances it is the best way to convey information or tell a story. (Worth 2 … Continue reading

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BarCamp News Innovation Conference – May 2

Saturday, 5/2 – BarCamp News Innovation at Temple U. Free for students with ID.

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Course Evaluation – Spring 2015

Please take a few minutes to fill out the course evaluation for Online Journalism I. 1. Go to http://www.rowan.edu/selfservice 2. Click “Access Banner Services – Secure Area – login Required.” 3. Enter User ID and PIN. 4. Click “Personal Information.” 5. … Continue reading

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What’s Done and What’s Left

Assignments to date: 415 points Assignments to go: 585 points Post 10: Live Blog, Photo Event or Infographic due Sun., April 19 at 10 p.m (60 points) Post 11: Video due by Sun., April 26 at 10 p.m. (75 points) Blog … Continue reading

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Week 6

In Class: -Discuss Buzzfeed (news blog of the week) Find one post you think is a good example of their “combining traditional reporting and experimental methods of social distribution.” –Intro to simple web analytics –Social media and journalism –Basic overview of … Continue reading

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Picking a Beat for the Semester

For this class, I am asking you to take a journalistic approach to blogging which has been called “beat blogging.” Beatblogging.org defines the term as “any blog that sticks to a well-defined beat or coverage area, whether it is the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Online Journalism 1 – Spring 2015

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course examines the online news landscape. Students learn which principles of traditional journalism can and should be applied to the web, and what makes online journalism unique. Students gain this knowledge through reading assignments, class discussion and … Continue reading

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