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Conversations With Windy Citizens 0 commentsThe Road

Conversations With Windy Citizens

November 8, 2010 at 3:33 pm

By Emily Johnson One of the biggest national stories this past weekend was the Rally to Restore Sanity/Keep Fear Alive in Washington, D.C., and one […]

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Third Coast Session Spotlight 0 commentsThe Road

Third Coast Session Spotlight

November 8, 2010 at 3:26 pm

By Emily Johnson The Third Coast Audio Festival was memorable and inspiring for many reasons, but most of these reasons boiled down to hearing an […]

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Public Radio’s Multimedia Shift 0 comments2010 Third Coast Conference

Public Radio’s Multimedia Shift

November 7, 2010 at 10:19 pm

Google reader, RSS feeds, podcasts – consumers now have the tools to tailor their news intake exactly how they want it because of the web. NPR listeners want to read the stories online. New York Times readers want to see an audio slide show. Editors and project funders alike are following consumer demands, increasingly seeking multimedia packages from their reporters. Doing a print story? Bring a flip video camera along. Radio? Bring a still camera for an audio slide show, too.

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Audio Editing Apps & the “Power of 10” 0 comments2010 Third Coast Conference

Audio Editing Apps & the “Power of 10”

November 7, 2010 at 9:51 pm

By Shuka Kalantari There aren’t a lot of audio editing applications for smart phones–and they don’t hold a candle to software like Audition and ProTools–but […]

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Editing with Radiolab 0 comments2010 Third Coast Conference

Editing with Radiolab

November 6, 2010 at 10:23 am

By Shuka Kalantari At the Third Coast Conference, I won a raffle for a 20 minute editing session with Jad Abumrad of WNYC’s Radiolab. The […]

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World Cup in South Africa!

May 25, 2010 at 12:49 pm

Three City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism alumni will embark on a one-week, independent project documenting the 2010 World Cup in South […]

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Innovation to the Rescue

September 20, 2009 at 8:19 pm

In a room above the Newseum, with views of the Capitol Building and the Washington Monument, journalism’s online innovators convened on Thursday morning to share […]

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Changing the conversation on gay rights 0 commentsThe Road

Changing the conversation on gay rights

September 14, 2009 at 7:45 am

As someone who consumes news and is studying how best to report news, I have a lot of problems with the way mainstream U.S. media […]

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Panel: Obama needs to do more on LGBT issues 1 commentsThe Road

Panel: Obama needs to do more on LGBT issues

September 12, 2009 at 10:02 am

Barack Obama took the presidential oath of office promising hope and change ­— a message that resonated with members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and […]

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Industry troubles raise ethical concerns for conventions 0 comments2009 NABJ Conference

Industry troubles raise ethical concerns for conventions

August 21, 2009 at 6:30 am

Media professionals attending an industry conference this month received $5 gift cards from McDonald’s encouraging them to “enjoy your favorite burger on us”.  Complementary duffle […]

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