Click here to read the 2018 publication created by students participating in the annual residential workshop for high-school journalism students at Eastern Illinois University, co-sponsored and supported by the Illinois Press Foundation.
Recently scholars at the opening meeting of the premier International Communication Association conference, cautioned against the role of ‘fake news’ in elections around the world. 848 more words
In an age that’s plagued by a glut of constant information that includes an abundance of half-truths and outright lies, it’s more important than ever to teach everyday citizens to perform the gate-keeping roles that were originally assigned to journalists. 465 more words
I have something to share. How I turned something unexpected into a fantastic experience. I was invited to speak at the Latino Media Summit in New York City over the weekend. 243 more words
Journalists educate the public about events and issues and how they affect their lives. They spend much of their time interviewing expert sources, searching public records and other sources for information, and sometimes visiting the scene where a crime or other newsworthy occurrence took place. 524 more words