Monthly Archives: April 2013

Use these directions to calculate your overall grade in JOU 3109

In Thursday’s lecture, we discussed how you can calculate your grade in the course. I was asked if I could post that information on the blog. So, by request… Lecture portion of the course – Your grades are posted in … Continue reading

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Exam Two held on Tuesday, April 23 — be prepared

Exam Two will be held during lecture on Tuesday, April 23. Use this study advice from Mr. Kochey and me to help prepare for the exam — exam2_advice Be sure to bring a pencil with an eraser and a picture … Continue reading

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Bring 5 story ideas to Thursday’s lecture to discuss finding ideas and evaluating each idea’s potential

One of our activities in lecture Thursday will be to discuss finding story ideas and evaluating the idea’s potential. Being able to find story ideas will be important in Reporting and is a skill in any media job. Bring to … Continue reading

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Prepare for Tuesday’s lecture by writing practice news-feature story; bring story and your AP Stylebook to lecture

Writing news stories on deadline in lab will be a weekly activity for you in Reporting. For most labs, you will receive a fact sheet of information and will write the story on deadline. Once or twice during the semester, … Continue reading

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Bring your smartphone or laptop to lecture to read stories for discussion of decisions regarding media ethics & diversity

To help us apply what we’re reading in Chapters 15 and 16, we’ll refer to several articles that deal with media decisions that have ethical or diversity implications. Bring your smartphone or laptop to lecture so you can refer to … Continue reading

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