The Climate Change Video – Behind the Scenes

The final project for my Global Class. I had to do something big. I had to try something I've never tried before. And I had to do it quickly. So, what was it going to be? An essay? No, I'm already writing enough in my journalism classes. A presentation in front of the class? I… Continue reading The Climate Change Video – Behind the Scenes


Journalism and Public Relations

"At the end of the day, we're storytellers. It's just our stories have a different purpose."  ~ Jacquie Hoornweg This week in my Journalism Fundamentals class, we covered the differences and similarities between journalists and people who work in Public Relations. We had a Global Class with two individuals who have worked in both PR and journalism:… Continue reading Journalism and Public Relations

Media Biases and Controlled Journalism

Our class recently had a global conversation with Dr. Marc Edge, an Associate Professor of Media and Communication at the University of Malta. Marc has written five books and has taught at universities in five different countries. Dr. Wandia M. Njoya, a Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Language and Performing Arts at Daystar University in Kenya joined us… Continue reading Media Biases and Controlled Journalism