Monthly Archives: October 2012

Thursday’s in-lecture interview with Dr. Weigold provides information you need to write news release about CJC Study Abroad 2013

You’ll be practicing your skills in public relations writing for Lab 12, as you write a news release for the College of Journalism and Communications Study Abroad 2013. Our client is Dr. Michael Weigold, the director of the program. He … Continue reading

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Nancy Duarte’s graphic design adds to Halloween and to PowerPoint presentations

Happy Halloween! Hope you have a safe and fun evening. Here’s my favorite pumpkin from Nancy Duarte’s Pumpkin contest. You should check the entries — lots of artistic ability and humor. I became a fan of Nancy Duarte because of … Continue reading

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Use these calendar dates to help you plan the rest of your semester in JOU 3109

Here are the dates of our labs and lectures for the rest of the semester. I talked about these in lecture today to help you in your planning for the rest of the semester. If you missed lecture, please check … Continue reading

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Consider these issues as you prepare for Quiz 3 on ‘Using Social Media as a Public Relations Tool’

A reminder that we’ll be having Quiz 3 tomorrow (Oct. 30) in lecture. The quiz’s 10 questions are based on “Using Social Media as a Public Relations Tool.” Please bring your own pencil with an eraser. The chapter was written … Continue reading

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Guest speaker Karen Dooley discusses work of public relations practitioners & helps you prepare to use social media as PR intern in Lab 11

Our guest speaker in Thursday’s lecture is Karen Dooley, director of Advancement Communications for UF’s College of Medicine. In addition, Ms. Dooley is a lab instructor for Multimedia Writing. I’ve asked Ms. Dooley to talk about how public relations work … Continue reading

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