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Student editors deserve to be paid

In recent weeks, I have received two requests from authors looking for journalism students to edit book manuscripts. Neither writer, however, offered to pay them. 170 more words

Journalism Education

I appreciate my students' contributions from their laptops

I’ve updated this post after discussing the issue with my class. 

I can think of no journalism professors I admire more than Clay Shirky and… 1,132 more words

Jay Rosen

The Clearance of the Unclear Future of Journalism

When I decided what major I should choose in college in 2008, I thought the prospect of online journalism is still “unclear”. I believed that TV would always be the primary source of news to the most audiences. 297 more words

Big Data

Making of a Rebel Journalist: Defending free press never ends

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It didn’t take long for the newbie journalist to realize that defending the First Amendment is part of his daily life, since its spirit and intent of media law is constantly attacked in word, thought and deed in every way. 265 more words


Transformation at Western's journalism program

Western University’s graduate journalism program — one of the oldest in Canada — has formally acknowledged plans to re-fashion its one-year master’s program to offer a Master of Media in Journalism & Communication degree. 354 more words