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WIU Higgins Hall Implosion

Many people with a variety of cameras and media coverage captured the implosion of Higgins Hall at Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL.

But who would have thought there’d be a puppet news reporter covering it?

More than 100 WIU professors' jobs on the line because of state budget crisis

MACOMB, Illinois– Illinois is starting its third straight year without a state budget, which could mean 118 professors at Western Illinois University could be out of a job. 314 more words

News

After Shadowing A Job for A Day, You Realize that Life Is Not What You Thought It Would Be

Participatory stories have a long history in American journalism. Nellie Bly faked insanity and became a patient in a mental institution in order to study the horrible conditions there.  1,653 more words

Journalism Education

A Superstar on the Rise: William Turkington (3)

William Turkington was a student of my JOUR330 (Newspaper and Magazine Feature Writing) class for spring 2017 semester. In this class, every student must report and write one query letter and more than 10 feature stories in different genres. 1,461 more words

Journalism Education

A Superstar on the Rise: William Turkington (2)

William Turkington was a student of my JOUR330 (Newspaper and Magazine Feature Writing) class for spring 2017 semester. In this class, every student must report and write one query letter and more than 10 feature stories in different genres. 4,918 more words

Journalism Education

A Superstar on the Rise: William Turkington (1)

William Turkington was a student of my JOUR330 (Newspaper and Magazine Feature Writing) class for spring 2017 semester. In this class, every student must report and write one query letter and more than 10 feature stories in different genres. 1,464 more words

Journalism Education

Agriculture Production Differences from Maryland to the Mississippi

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At the discretion of the land

If a person were to get into a vehicle and start driving with a starting point at Ocean City, Maryland and start driving west, there would be many different observations made when traveling. 836 more words

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