Author Archives: Ivana Banh

Hyperlocal reporting covers the news in your backyard

USC Annenberg journalism professors Robert Hernandez (pictured, left) and Willa Seidenberg (right) discussed the impact of local news reporting at the “News in Your Backyard” session on Oct. 28 during Parents Weekend. Journalism professor Judy Muller moderated the conversation and Q&A. … Continue reading

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Prospective students hone their craft at Community College Journalism Day

Dozens of students attended USC Annenberg’s Community College Journalism Day, sponsored by the McCormick Foundation, on Oct. 21 (see the day’s agenda). School of Journalism director Geneva Overholser opened the event by introducing guest speakers Gale Holland and Michael Finnegan … Continue reading

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Student photo exhibit shows “Our Neighborhoods, Our Stories”

Beyond the glitz of Hollywood and the glamor of Beverly Hills lies another side of Los Angeles. Unless they look closely, though, most people will miss the culturally rich and complex community that lives in South Los Angeles. To counter … Continue reading

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Instructor profile: Jeremy Rawitch

It may only be Jeremy Rawitch’s first year of teaching, but his past experiences ensure that he knows his material. Rawitch currently teaches Introduction to Advertising at USC Annenberg. Surprisingly, advertising was not what the professor started off with. Rawitch … Continue reading

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Stables crafts national debate topic

This debate season, college students all over the country will center their discussions on a topic proposed by communication professor and director of debate and forensics Gordon Stables. Over the summer, Stables crafted a proposal on the “Arab Spring” movement … Continue reading

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K.C. Cole to participate in two science-related events this weekend

Journalism professor K.C. Cole will participate in two science-centered discussions this weekend. On Saturday, Oct. 1, Cole will moderate a debate titled “Three Planetary Scientists Talk Thrills, Chills & An Ex-Planet Named Pluto.” The hour-long discussion will take place at … Continue reading

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