Category Archives: Prompts

Visual Storytelling: navigating digital platforms for journalists

Stories are an essential part of our society. We hear stories, we share stories, and we create stories through our daily lives. But the formats in which we tell our stories has dramatically shifted even through the last few years. Social media has … Continue reading

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Building a Personal Brand

Our internet presence is apart of our identity. Whether or not we want to admit it, everything we post online is open to the public. Every. Single. Thing. And pretending that our posts don’t reflect us is ignorance. That’s why … Continue reading

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Gap’s Backlash on ‘Racist’ Ads

Gap Inc. apologized on April 5 after receiving backlash over an advertisement that some critics called ‘racist’. The ad was released on Twitter for Ellen DeGeneres and members of the preteen group, Le Petit Cirque. In the video, the four girls, ranging from … Continue reading

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Analyzing the editorial style of Jon Sopel

Jon Sopel was the lead anchor of the of BBC World News and BBC1 presenter before he was promoted to the corporation’s North America editor in 2014. He went from being a lead news anchor in London to covering breaking … Continue reading

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Digitalizing the World of the Editor

In A Day in the Life of a Digital Editor, Alexis Madrigal, contributing editor of the Atlantic, hashes the struggles of editors are currently dealing with journalism’s shift to online platforms. Madrigal weighs the major concerns editors constantly deal with … Continue reading

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