Tag Archives: online journalism

The Worldwide Leader Makes a Huge Mistake

By Addison Walton Social media and ESPN have had a very testy relationship during Twitter’s ascension as a convenient source of information and verifiable journalism. Over the past two to three years, ESPN has had its share of problems related … 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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Twisting in the Flashbulb

By Addison Walton “Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes” sang David Bowie on his famous 1972 song. In Bowie’s context, he uses the song to refer to the reinvention of his artistic self. Yet, this changing of medium is currently happening in the journalism community. … Continue reading

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Joplin Reporting, 140 Characters at a Time

By Andrew Gibson Journalism isn’t dying. It’s just changing. Take the Joplin tornado. Brian Stelter, a media reporter for The New York Times, says some of his “best reporting was on Twitter.”  If you read the archive of his firsthand tweets about … Continue reading

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Melanie Gibson: President

By Melanie Gibson Hi all! My name is Melanie Gibson and I am the new ONA Mizzou president. I’m a junior majoring in Convergence with an emphasis on entrepreneurial journalism and a minor in English. This summer I will be … Continue reading

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Live Blogging: ONA Meeting 2/24/2011

(6:05) A huge THANK YOU to Scott Woelfel for speaking with us tonight – he offered great insight into online journalism and interactive media. ONA members – look out for a Doodle soon to help us schedule our March meeting. … Continue reading

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