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University Activism at AUC: Should We Follow the Irish Example?

By Helen Conway

Editor’s note: This news story is part of a collaboration between The Herring and AUC’s journalism course. The story was entirely reported, written, edited, and fact checked by members of the journalism course. 766 more words

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Interval training on a broomstick: Quidditch taking off in the Netherlands

By Lea Bonasera

Editor’s note: This news story is part of a collaboration between The Herring and AUC’s journalism course. The story was entirely reported, written, edited, and fact checked by members of the journalism course. 592 more words

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Middle School Journalism Program:

When I went to middle school from 2006-2008, there wasn’t a journalism program to help students enhance their writing capabilities, report what was happening on a daily basis at the school, etc. 219 more words

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Indicators of News Diversity

When considering which factors determine whether a national press system is diverse or not the following factors should be taken into account:

  1. The number of different news sources, both public and private, which portray different points of view.
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Privacy Rights vs. Public Right to Know

Task:

Privacy concerns involve conflicts between a person’s individual interests and wider interests of society and the public’s right to know what government and other institutions do. 393 more words

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Tensions with sources: a complaint about your report

Task:

Imagine that a source is unhappy about your news report.

Describe how you might respond and handle the complaint.

Answer:

First of all, I would ensure that I remained calm and collected in order to be polite, sincere and thankful to the source for contacting me with their feedback or criticism. 331 more words

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