One of the greatest features of our journalism program is the ability to write for The Lantern and thelantern.com. To have your story considered for publications, it’s as easy as walking in the door and talking to an editor. Check out this video to see how to get your career started as a published writer … More Do you Have a Story Idea for @TheLantern? Here is How to Pitch!
It’s easy to get bogged down in academic life at Ohio State–classes, articles, exams, readings, meetings, discussions, activities. We are now a month into the Autumn 2014 semester, and I hope everyone will just take a breath and look around at the amazing place we call our home away from home, at the incredible people … More Take a Minute to Be a #Buckeye
Opportunity abounds this week to make money and get credit: ODEE has two openings for students for web work, paying $11 and $10 per hour. Apply today to work for one of the bst departments on campus. The Ohio State chapter of Society of Professional Journalists is holding its meeting Thursday in 106 Journalism starting at 6 p.m. Extra … More Job and Extra Credit Available for #osucomm2221, #osucomm3404, #osucomm4221, #osucomm4202!
The Digital Unions are one of the greatest treasures at Ohio State, providing state-of-the-art equipment, expertise and a terrific learning space for students in all of our Comm classes. And they just got even better. The Digital Union is now celebrating a decade of serving campus by opening two new locations and hosting a week … More Happy Bithday Digital Unions–Celebrate with #DUturns10
u.osu.edu is the blogging platform created just for Ohio State students, and I encourage (or in some cases require) all of you to engage with it. To help, I have created some videos that will help you: First, go to u.osu.edu: Advertisements
We are getting up to speed in news writing, with a few goals for tomorrow’s class: 1. Jimena and Jackie are up for our first news brief, and all other assigned dates are now on the syllabus. Let’s make it four questions for everyone–two for each of you! 2. Don’t forget to tweet to tell us … More #osucomm2221: Getting Up to Speed and Getting to Know News
We hit the ground running today in #osucomm3404, and I can hardly wait until Thursday. Our assignments before Thursday include setting up a blog for our justice or lawyer and preparing for our Ethical Challenge, which will address what, if any, imagery should have been published around the killing of James Foley. We will also have our first … More Upcoming opportunities for #osucomm3404: Make a blog and let’s talk James Foley
Our first assignment in #osucomm3404, Media Law & Ethics may have seemed a challenge–find something in the news related to media law and/or ethics. In truth, that subject is the gift that keeps on giving. There is no shortage of topics where the media makes questionable decisions, or is legally challenged, and we found some good ones … More Media Law and Ethics: The Gift that Keeps on Giving