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Old style from New York

On a recent trip to New York City, I visited The Strand bookstore. The store is a treasure trove of new, used and rare books. 284 more words

Word Choice

Style Exercise

Here’s a handy exercise to find the following phrases in AP Style. (Answers are bold)

  • The Supreme Court ruled eight to one.
  • The Supreme Court ruled 8–1.
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How journalism helped me in film

Meeting deadlines:

The most important thing about filmmaking is meeting deadlines. It’s so important to meet deadlines on projects or assignments, in both film and journalism. 184 more words

Copy editor Patricia Cole triumphs at Law360

Beginning her professional career in 1999, Patricia Cole is a passionate journalist and avid member of the American Copy Editors Society. Cole is a top copy editor and recently won third place in the 2016 ACES headline contest. 1,127 more words

American Copy Editors Society

Student guest post: editing Usher

Students in J457, Advanced Editing, are writing guest posts for this blog this semester. This is the 13th of those posts. Rebecca Shoenthal is a junior majoring in editing and graphic design and minoring in creative non-fiction writing. 528 more words

Journalism Education

Practice for restaurant review in COM 210

Here is the homework assignment sheet for Lab 13. Please complete this assignment before you come to class on Tuesday:


Example food review for COM 210

Here is an example for a restaurant review from the Gulf News: