By Harry BillingsReporter February 11, Over the fall and winter sports seasons, I have been hearing the same issue coming up over and over again. Both in my own home, and all across school from students and faculty alike.
Yet, without stellar content, journalism 2. Everything journalism was, is and will be rests on our ability to tell a story.
And every story starts with an idea. To help get you started, below is a quick-hit, unending, hopefully indispensable, fun, fun, fun digital story ideas fountain. It is aimed at inspiring student journalists to localize, adapt and reinvent a range of stories — quirky and mainstream, text-based and visual, interactive and investigatory.
Many ideas come from your student press peers. Others originate with the professional press. And still others are pulled from independent journalists, viral videos and social media mavericks that catch my eye.
Along with providing a barebones blueprint and some links for specific stories and features, the larger goal is one also found in my book Journalism of Ideas: I want to ensure j-students the world over have the confidence to come across any person, place, thing, event, trend, viewpoint, document, law, word or even a single letter and respond with an idea — a good one, a newsworthy one, one worth reporting.
I will update the list in somewhat real-time, as cool ideas cross my path. Have an idea for the list?
What is a typical workday like for counselors serving various roles — in academics, health and other areas?
And what are they specifically tasked with helping students and staff to cope with, avoid or overcome? Separately, building on the Telescope piece, how have their jobs changed in recent years with the implementation or transformation of state, federal and school rules and regulations?
The Telescope, Palomar College — 65 Questions. For example, in the interview below, online editor Katie Cole responds to 65 rapid-fire questions on topics ranging from favorite drink to least favorite fashion trend. In its Answers Issue, Time Magazine cited a study that states 82 percent of recent college alumni said they cheated in some way during their undergrad days.
Cheating is an evergreen issue meaning an always-timely, oft-reported story within college media.
But this stat compels me to a call to action: How, and how often, are students cheating on your campus? What are the more innovative, new media ways in which they are subverting the system?
How are schools or profs attempting to catch cheating students?A Day of caninariojana.com Gandhi once said, “The power to question is the basis of all human progress.” Embrace that power by spending a full day or week coming up with questions connected to everyone and everything around you.
20 Real Struggles Only Student-Athletes Would Understand Devan S | Sep 24, pm | Nov 3, am Whether you are a male or female college athlete, there is no denying that your life is much different than that of a typical student. I’ve taught hundreds of Division 1 student athletes at several different schools, and they have been among the hardest working students .
THE ARGUMENT. While students who have struggled and planned their lives around having to pay for college may wish they had their college paid for by an athletic scholarship, a lot of the athletes on those scholarships wouldn’t consider or be considered by their college if it wasn’t for their sports.
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