Monthly Archives: August 2012

Really truly paying attention

Am I an information sponge because I’m a naturally curious person? I don’t know, but for some reason I pick up story ideas everywhere I go. It helps, of course, that I actually live in this town — I mean, … Continue reading

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Thank you, Mr. DeRosa

We will be talking about social media pretty much all semester, in terms of gathering news, sharing it and learning from other people’s work.  The resources out there are varied and rich, and the questions raised can be troubling, challenging … Continue reading

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Why we blog

I must have talked too much on Tuesday because somehow I managed to run out of time for explaining your blog for this class. And then the questions started pouring in. We will talk tomorrow about the objective of this … Continue reading

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Welcome, fall reporters!

It’s Day One of the 112 days (yep — I counted the weekends)  you’ll be calling yourself a reporter with the Missourian or Vox (although we hope you’ll like it so much, you’ll come back for more reporting). I think … Continue reading

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