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What is citizen journalism?

Citizen journalism and/or participatory journalism has played a vital and intricate role in how news items are delivered and perceived. As worldwide events are occurring, information can be produced by the general public and published to a variety of social media platforms, for example, Facebook and Twitter. 304 more words

Stephanie's survival guide

My final blog post. Wow, this class flew by, but I made it alive. So I guess it’s time to reflect on what I’ve learned. So… 561 more words

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Worms: "The intestines of the earth"

Did you know worms produce cocoons? Paula and I wrote a story about worms! WORMS. It doesn’t get any better than that. This was definitely one of my top favorite stories to write about this summer. 112 more words

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The Death of Persuasion

“The skill of writing is to create a context in which other people can think.”Edwin Schlossberg (Designer, author, artist)

As someone who has been writing blog entries for several years now, I’m disheartened by how little room there seems to be in everyone’s gestalt for opinion modification.  1,667 more words

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School board meeting: round 2

I like to cross things off my list and this blog post was on my list so…

Even though this school board meeting did not beat the last meeting for shortest board meeting ever, … I don’t know where I was going with that. 131 more words

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Election day

This is a late post… like always. SO last week the primary election was on Aug. 2, and I actually got two stories out of it that day. 178 more words

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Communication is key

I wrote a story on stand up paddle boarding and it turned out really good. Read it here.

However, there was a lack of communication that day. 150 more words

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