Tag Archives: Journalism

Neon Tommy looking for student reporters, editors, PR specialists

From staff reports — Neon Tommy, the online news source produced by USC Annenberg, is looking for students ready to launch their PR, reporting, multimedia or editing careers. Neon Tommy will help you build a name for yourself online and teach … Continue reading

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Student journalists collaborate across media to cover election in real time

By Krista Daly Student Writer Reporters, editors and producers from various USC Annenberg newsrooms were engaged in election results Nov. 6, working to get the information out to local and national residents as quickly as possible (view photos). Neon Tommy, … Continue reading

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ATVN content part of PBS NewsHour’s Vote 2012: College Tour

PBS NewsHour announced Tuesday its Vote 2012: College Tour, which will feature content from Annenberg TV News. The show visited universities across the country and will post students’ 2012 campaign coverage on a Tumblr dedicated to the project. NewsHour approached … Continue reading

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Professor Muller to present article at Conference on the Rural West

Journalism professor Judy Muller will attend the Conference on the Rural West in Ogden, Utah, this weekend to present her article “Too Close for Comfort: The Challenges Facing Rural Newspaper Editors in Covering Sensitive Stories” before a group of scholars, journalists … Continue reading

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Professor Hernandez to visit CU-Boulder as Hearst Professional-in-Residence

Journalism professor Robert Hernandez was named the Hearst Professional-in-Residence at the University of Colorado Boulder, where he will speak to classes and at events Sept. 27-28 before returning to USC Annenberg. “The Hearst program is made possible by an endowment … Continue reading

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Overholser becomes first person to twice deliver Hays Press-Enterprise Lecture

School of Journalism director Geneva Overholser became the first person to twice deliver the Hays Press-Enterprise Lecture on Feb. 13, saying that the conversation about journalism must be shifted. “All of us who care about the quality of civic debate, … Continue reading

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Overholser to join ASNE live chat about role of newspaper ombudsmen

School of Journalism professor and director Geneva Overholser will participate in an American Society of News Editors live chat Jan. 24 at 11 a.m. PT about the role of  newspaper ombudsmen. Joining Overholser in the live chat will be Washington … Continue reading

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Student work from Kahn’s Economic Reporting class published

Student articles written as a part of Gabriel Kahn‘s JOUR 599: “Follow the Money: The Art and Craft of Business and Economics Reporting” were published shortly after the end of the Fall semester in the Sacramento Bee and on Marketplace.org. … Continue reading

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Saltzman writes a tribute to his high school teacher for the LA Times

Journalism professor Joe Saltzman (pictured) wrote “Ted Tajima: A teacher who changed lives” for the Los Angeles Times as a tribute to an Alhambra High teacher who passed away last year. Ted Tajima “was an English and journalism teacher at … Continue reading

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PR undergrad Rachel Will wins Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarship

Rachel Will (B.A. Public Relations, ’12, pictured) is one of 14 students nationwide to win the 2012 Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarship. Will, who hopes to pursue a career as a foreign correspondent and report from Southeast Asia, will accept … Continue reading

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