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The Oil Man

On a normal Gulf evening, he would have entered the galley for a good meal after supervising the moving of pipe to the well, sometimes working shoulder-to-shoulder with the workmen on the drill floor. 580 more words

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South Africa

Maritime Drilling School’s latest post:

South Africa could be the next big thing in offshore oil and gas drilling.  Durban President Jacob Zuma mentioned on Wednesday that research shows a high number of oil reserves off the coast of South Africa, potentially 9 billion barrels of oil and 11 billion barrels of natural gas, these numbers provided by… 260 more words

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Indiana County couple’s store supplies safety to gas, oil industry


James A. Lipsie Jr. grew up where pickup trucks are a prerequisite and career choices include mining coal, farming or working in the oil and … 11 more words

Indiana County couple’s store supplies safety to gas, oil industry


James A. Lipsie Jr. grew up where pickup trucks are a prerequisite and career choices include mining coal, farming or working in the oil and … 11 more words

BOOM (a comparative study in reporting)

*Note: another blog post brought you by graduate school! Too blessed to be stressed, everyone.

Take a look at two different articles on Texas’ natural gas boom, and chances are, you’ll be first be struck by the photographs. 741 more words

Journalism

On the Importance of Framing

Last week my news reporting class discussed the difference sourcing and framing can make on a story. I find it doesn’t occur often to the people I know who aren’t in journalism school, but the sources, quotes and photos a journalists decides to use in a story can determine the nature of the story itself. 558 more words

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