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Coppola's Prompt Book for ‘The Godfather’

Francis Ford Coppola‘s prompt book for The Godfather is several inches thick and contains Mario Puzo’s book The Godfather with note after note by Coppola as he details what parts he wants to extract and emphasize in the movie. 313 more words


Sophomore Year Dorm Tour

After a not so relaxing break, I’m back and blogging! The last month has been overwhelmingly busy, and I had to get myself in back-to-school mode. 750 more words


Hofstra Students learn Blogging with Wordpress

Journalism 010 students, at Hofstra University, learn how to blog on wordpress. They will understand posts, pages, themes, menus, tags, and categories.


Party Like a Future Journalist

Fifteen years into my journalism career, I still feel like of Bob Greene’s “pups” sometimes.

Maybe I’m at some sort of crossroads where I’m both thriving and striving to improve, working independently yet always learning something new, or straddling the line between eager reporter and jaded journalist. 188 more words


Local TV news viewership continues to decline … even as stations ramp up their news coverage.

How’s this for an ironic twist: The Pew Research Center is reporting that the local TV newscasts if ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC affiliates across the United States are continuing to show viewership declines, even as stations are increasing the amount of the local news content they broadcast. 301 more words


Sprinkler Malfunction Ruins Long Island High School's Graduation Ceremony

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Long Island high school is holding a second graduation ceremony after its first graduation was ruined by a foul-smelling sprinkler malfunction last week. 439 more words


College Graduation Party Decor | Hofstra University

As soon as I knew the date of my daughter’s college graduation, I could not let that go unnoticed and I decided to throw her a special party with decorations of Hofstra university’s colors – blue and yellow. 647 more words

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