Join us 2/21 for SPJ Ohio State Movie Night with “The Insider”

Our first Journalism Movie Night of the Spring Semester (in collaboration with SPJ Ohio State) is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. in 360 Journalism with “The Insider,” the true story of a research chemist who comes under personal and professional attack when he decides to appear in a “60 Minutes” expose on … More Join us 2/21 for SPJ Ohio State Movie Night with “The Insider”

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When our school director asked me to teach Media Law and Ethics this semester, I thought, “That could be interesting.” I had taken the media law course twice–as an undergraduate at Temple University and as a graduate student at Ohio State, and as a journalist for more than 20…

Journalism Internships and Opportunity Abound–Apply Today! #osunewsclass

Looking for an internship or learning opportunity–check these out: Intern with SPJ Like journalism? Media law? Freedom of information? Yes, yes, yes! Society for Professional Journalists is accepting applications for its annual (paid!) Pulliam/Kilgore Freedom of Information Internship program. Two students or recent graduates will work on FOI-related topics, one at SPJ headquarters in Indianapolis, … More Journalism Internships and Opportunity Abound–Apply Today! #osunewsclass

Dispatch Magazine Group to Interview for Summer Interns–Apply Today!

The Dispatch Magazine Group has launched a new internship program exclusive to Ohio State journalism students to get a semester’s worth of magazine experience with the area’s largest publisher, and it is accepting applications now for summer. Those interested should send me a resume and I will forward it to the editors, who will select … More Dispatch Magazine Group to Interview for Summer Interns–Apply Today!

Interested in Science Journalism? Two Great Opportunities!

If you want to get involved in science journalism or have an interest in science, check out these two opportunities: “Communicating Personalized Genomics: A Deliberative Forum” This round-table colloquium hosted by NPR’s Joe Palca will be held at the WOSU @ COSI studios at 4 p.m. Jan. 31. It will feature distinguished guest experts from a diversity of academic disciplines. … More Interested in Science Journalism? Two Great Opportunities!

Originally posted on Kraft of Writing:
My podcast obsession recently led me to Freakonomics radio, where I clicked on the two-part “Freakonomics Goes to College.” Part 1 was a look at how shockingly easily a college education can be falsified through online classes at for-profit colleges, or even the simple purchase of a diploma (for…