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The Five Hardest Things About Journalism: No. 1

By Andrew Gibson This is the fifth post in a series about what I think are the five most difficult parts of journalism. My opinions are based on one year at Mizzou in Columbia, Mo., and a summer internship at KCNC-TV in Denver. Journalism … Continue reading

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The Five Hardest Things About Journalism: No. 2

By Andrew Gibson This is the fourth post in a series about what I think are the five most difficult parts of journalism. My opinions are based on one year at Mizzou in Columbia, Mo., and a summer internship at KCNC-TV in Denver. People … Continue reading

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The Five Hardest Things About Journalism: No. 3

By Andrew Gibson This is the third post in a series about what I think are the five most difficult parts of journalism. My opinions are based on one year at Mizzou in Columbia, Mo., and an internship this summer at KCNC-TV … Continue reading

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Lessons from journalism on the big screen

By Andrew Gibson Movies are meant to entertain. Journalism’s duty is to inform. So, when you look to Hollywood for an accurate portrayal of a newsroom, you should take it with a grain of salt. But the best journalism films move … Continue reading

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Welcome to the age of #TfN

By Addison Walton It’s been quite the last few weeks for social media. First, Facebook+Journalists has become a great way for journalists to connect on the world’s leading social networking site. Then Google launched Google+ into its beta phase and … Continue reading

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Programming, the Newest Addition to Journalists’ Essential Toolkit

By Ashley Crockett The ever-expanding journalist toolkit just got a new addition: programming. This one word actually lumps together several things, such as data coding and proficiency in multiple Adobe programs. The importance of a single reporter knowing how to … Continue reading

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In the “Tweet” of the Moment

By Nicole Garner We’ve all seen it – and we might have all done it, too. But at what point does quickly tweeting what we think is factual… become careless? Last week, news media throughout the nation pounced upon reports … Continue reading

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