Category Archives: News

Growth and Power of Blogs

Jorn Barger, father of the term weblog and subsequently blog, initialized the transition from Usenet discussion board or newsgroup environments to personalized websites that allowed for free expression and self-disclosure by an individualized writer. Over the past decade and a … Continue reading

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What Has Happened to Our Newspapers? – 6630

(Blog posts with a four number identifier after the title reflect the course number that this blog was written for. Over the next 10 weeks an increasing number of posts will have a number at the end as both courses … Continue reading

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Journalism’s Evolving Landscape

Journalism, the basic act of providing content to an interested public, is evolving. Traditionally viewed as a practice performed by members of an institutional organization, journalism is beginning to encompass many more individuals than those simply under the employment of … Continue reading

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My Morning Rundown.

Every morning a number of e-mails hit my inbox. Purposefully setup as a means to get the intellectual juices going for the day, these e-mails provide my first interaction with the happenings of the late evening and early morning. Ranging … Continue reading

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