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Nine to enter state's Journalism Hall of Fame
Nine to enter state's Journalism Hall of FameVeteran Tulsa World Capitol Bureau reporter Barbara Hoberock will be among nine new members inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame in a ceremony May 3 at the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond. Hoberock will join honorees Jon Denton, a ...read more
Source: Tulsa World
Published on Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:16:00 GMT
WWE Announcers Don't Think Pro Wrestling Journalism Exists
WWE Announcers Don't Think Pro Wrestling Journalism ExistsWWE announcer Corey Graves and Booker T, who just left his spot alongside Graves on Monday Night Raw, created a minor online kerfuffle a few weeks ago when they got into it with some barbs back and forth. These barbs got fairly big and notably sharp by the ...read more
Source: Deadspin
Published on Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:28:00 GMT
The voice of journalism
The voice of journalismTom Tryniski does not lock his doors. He spends most days sitting in his living room in Fulton, New York, 30 miles northwest of Syracuse, in front of two jumbo computer monitors, looking something like a security guard, but friendlier....read more
Source: cjr.org
Published on Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Reuters series ‘The Body Trade’ wins 2018 Anthony Shadid Award for Journalism Ethics
Reuters series ‘The Body Trade’ wins 2018 Anthony Shadid Award for Journalism EthicsThe Reuters series ‘The Body Trade’ has been named the winner of the 2018 Anthony Shadid Award for Journalism Ethics, presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The Reuters series exposed how donated bodies are fueling a virtually unregulated ...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:13:00 GMT
PAJ wants journalism exempted from Data Protection Act
PAJ wants journalism exempted from Data Protection ActThe Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) yesterday called for the practice of journalism to be exempted completely from the provisions of the Data Protection Act now being examined by a joint celect committee of Parliament. The PAJ, in a news release, said ...read more
Source: m.jamaicaobserver.com
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:45:00 GMT
Ledger staffers honored in regional journalism competition
Ledger staffers honored in regional journalism competitionPatriot Ledger reporter Neal Simpson was named Reporter of the Year by the New England Newspaper & Press Association Saturday night. The award was announced at the association's New England Better Newspapers Competition awards banquet, held at the Boston ...read more
Source: The Patriot Ledger
Published on Sun, 25 Feb 2018 05:52:00 GMT
Ann Curry On Journalism, Her PBS Series And Working On The 'Today' Show
Ann Curry On Journalism, Her PBS Series And Working On The 'Today' ShowJournalist Ann Curry's parents met in Japan after World War II. Her American father was stationed there, and her mother was Japanese. But when her father asked the military for permission to marry, the military refused — at the time, servicemen weren't ...read more
Source: WBEZ
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:03:00 GMT
KANSAS PROFILE | Publisher helping journalism move into new era
KANSAS PROFILE | Publisher helping journalism move into new eraSallie magazine, La Voz Latina and the Emporia Gazette. Those publications are produced by the Emporia newspaper, in order to respond to changing needs and markets within its community. Today we’ll meet a long-time Kansas newspaper family which is ...read more
Source: The Manhattan Mercury
Published on Sun, 25 Feb 2018 05:32:00 GMT
New Tech student creates graphic novel to honor journalism pioneer L. Alex Wilson
New Tech student creates graphic novel to honor journalism pioneer L. Alex WilsonL. Alex Wilson was a crusading editor and reporter for the African-American newspaper Tri-State Defender, risking his life chronicling the Civil Rights movement, but he is today largely forgotten by the wider society. As part of an American Studies class ...read more
Source: Napa Valley Register
Published on Sun, 25 Feb 2018 12:04:00 GMT
Building a bright future for science journalism
Building a bright future for science journalismAs a longtime reader of Science News, I’m delighted to join the staff of this remarkable publication, which has been explaining the complexities of science, medicine and technology for more than 90 years. Science News hasn’t been standing still; people ...read more
Source: Science News
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:57:00 GMT