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UMass Journalism Graduate Finds Himself in the Eye of Storm Coverage

S.P. Sullivan, a 2010 graduate of the UMass Journalism program,  has been reporting on Hurricane Sandy for NJ.com since the storm hit.  He took time from his busy schedule to do a Q&A via e-mail: Question:  Tell me about your … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: News Judgment, Initiative Pay Off for One Digital Journalist

“There are a thousand stories on a college campus.” It’s a phrase I often use in my classes.  Usually, the goal is to motivate students to be in a “constant state of journalism.”   What I mean by that is … Continue reading

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ESPNBoston Internship Opportunity

ESPNBoston is searching for a fall intern, through the Kraft Sports Group. Application Deadline: August 11. Commitment:  20 hours a week, for school credit. Duties: — Friday night football game coverage, along with select games during the week; duties would … Continue reading

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2010: The Summer Without TV

One of my former students suggested that I blog about “2010: The Summer Without TV.”  Seemed like a good idea to record my thoughts on this historic couple of months so I will be blogging periodically between now and Sept. … Continue reading

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The IPad is unveiled…

In case you missed it (and it’s  kind of hard to….) Steve Jobs and Apple unveiled the IPad. Lots of folks out there writing about it: *  Mark Potts on Recovering Journalist *  TechCrunch: Top 10 Reasons The Apple iPad … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

Sorry for the late welcome back note but it’s been a been a busy week of getting acclimated back to school.   In case you missed Karen List’s welcome back note, here it is: Hiya and welcome back to class! “Tuesday … Continue reading

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A Wake-Up Call for AEJMC

I have a song bouncing around my head:  The Rolling Stones “Out of Time.”   After my time here at AEJMC, I’ve changed the refrain to “baby, baby, baby you’re out of TOUCH.” My former washingtonpost.com colleague and friend Tom Kennedy … Continue reading

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