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How Twitter helps you teach better

At today’s meeting of the faculty of the Manship School of Mass Communication, I will be discussing why and how faculty should use Twitter.

Dean Jerry Ceppos asked me to discuss the topic following my discussion earlier this month about… 597 more words


I'm still here!!

My students have killed me off the past couple of semesters, but I keep coming back for more. Let me explain.

For my Writing and Reporting class at the American University in Bulgaria, I’ve introduced students to the art of obituary writing. 418 more words

Random Thoughts

My students will learn about interactive storytelling tools, but I won't teach them

I told faculty of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in January that one of their most important jobs was to help students learn for themselves how to use new tools. 1,916 more words

Journalism Education

An open letter to Sharri Markson

The Australian‘s media editor, Sharri Markson, caused a storm this week when her newspaper published an “undercover” expose of alleged left-wing bias in two of the nation’s premier journalism programs at the University of Sydney (USYD and the University of Technology in Sydney (UTS) 1,781 more words

A Work in Progress

Welcome to BloodDiseaseDestination.com, a site intended to deliver information to a broad audience on blood cancers and the people who are battling them, beating them and treating them. 89 more words

Blood Cancer

In the court of the Sun King, truth plays second fiddle to the gospel of Murdochracy

There is a fifth dimension; a parallel universe that revolves around a decrepit, dying and dangerous orb of hot gasses that is liable to frequent explosions raining down hot solar gusts of bile and venom on any random planetary object that displeases the ancient Sun King. 1,687 more words

Celebrities, Whores And Losers