What do journalism students really need today? Poynter event Monday — contentious.com
From Amy Gahran’s contentious.com blog: On Monday, Mar. 23, 1 pm EDT, the Poynter Institute will host a live online chat: What Do College Journalism Students Need to Learn? It was spurred by a recent (and excellent) post by my Tidbits colleague Maurreen Skowran, Reimagining J-School Programs in Midst of Changing News Industry, which attracted…
Whose news is this anyway?
In a modest proposal called “Death to bylines” Craig Stoltz suggests that online news stories are really brought to light collectively. The reporter’s words take form with the help of an assignment editor, online producer, perhaps a photographer. Like modest proposals before it, it is contentious. Stoltz further provokes further by suggesting that journalists who…