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Celebrating free expression on First Amendment Day

First Amendment Day at UNC-Chapel Hill is Tuesday, Sept. 27. Here is what it’s all about:

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.

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Journalism Education

ACES scholarships help students launch careers in editing

The American Copy Editors Society offers several scholarships to students interested in careers in editing.

The top award, the Aubespin scholarship, is worth $2,500. Four other scholarships are worth $1,500 each, an increase of $500 over previous years. 331 more words

Journalism Education

September and everything after

Every time I pass through Southern Maine, I’m startled by its openness. There are no roadblocks on the highways or police officers patrolling the bridges. Portland harbor is busy, traffic is often heavy, and airplanes pass overhead. 797 more words

Journalism Education

Engaging diverse communities

Students in the capstone course I’m teaching this semester hopefully will come away with some valuable experience engaging diverse communities — and possibly some ideas to share. 446 more words

Why skills matter in journalism?

There was a time when an English honors degree was enough to get started with journalism but now the scenario in the job market for journalism is changing as the field itself is evolving and so is the requirements for a job. 322 more words

Mass Communication

A few more suggestions on writing about sports more precisely, accurately

I recently Tweeted out further suggestions on ways to write more precisely and accurately about sports. I have posted those below.

Sports Journalism

3 can-do candidates

A campaign to update the organization

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A campaign to update the organization

3 CAN-DO CANDIDATES

Meet Jason ParsleyChris Delboni… 412 more words

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