According to the National Student Clearinghouse, enrollment in was down about 2.
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?My texting conversations with friends usually run all over the map, but this weekend they were 99% about Aziz Ansari Have you been following the story too?
Over the weekend, a year-old photographer writing under the pseudonym Grace told her story about going on a date with Aziz, which was. Sports journalists and bloggers covering NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MMA, college football and basketball, NASCAR, fantasy sports and more. News, photos, mock drafts, game.
Paid athletes would destroy the integrity and appeal of college sports. Many former college athletes object that money would have spoiled the sanctity of the bond they enjoyed with their teammates. Watch breaking news videos, viral videos and original video clips on metin2sell.com The more controversial topic of discussion is whether college athletes should draw some type of salary or revenue share in the form of deferred cash, placed in a trust until the completion of their college careers.
Last month, I mentioned the self-congratulatory dedication of the Transbay Terminal, another San Francisco project years behind schedule and tens of millions of dollars more expensive than represented to taxpayers for over a decade.