Author Archives: Sean Flynn

The Washington Post Built a Social Network For Freelancers

The Washington Post is streamlining their freelancer process with the development of a social network specifically designed to orchestrate a hub of stringers spread throughout the world. The company debuted The Washington Post Talent Network back in June that is … Continue reading

Posted in Career | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on The Washington Post Built a Social Network For Freelancers

Two Journalists Killed During Live Broadcast in Virginia

Two journalists were killed earlier this week during a live report for Virginia news station WDBJ by a disgruntled employee.

Posted in Journalists, People | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Two Journalists Killed During Live Broadcast in Virginia

Tommy Craggs and Max Read Resign from Gawker After Article’s Removal

The controversy surrounding Gawker is only mounting as last week, only one day after the decision was made to remove a contested article from their site was made, two top editors resigned.

Posted in Journalists, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Tommy Craggs and Max Read Resign from Gawker After Article’s Removal

Ethical Journalism: How Gawker Missed the Purpose of Investigative Journalism

Last week, Gawker.com published a highly contested story about the CFO of Condé Nast courting an escort by staff writer Jordan Sargent.  Almost immediately, angry tweets and Facebook posts started to circulate online, condemning the gossip site for running a … Continue reading

Posted in Journalists | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Ethical Journalism: How Gawker Missed the Purpose of Investigative Journalism

Top 11 Undergraduate Journalism Programs

You’ve graduated high school and your ready to choose a college. You’ve come to realize that journalism is where you see yourself but you can’t decide on which colleges to apply. There are so many choices and you’re not sure … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Top 11 Undergraduate Journalism Programs

Brian Williams Will Not Return as Anchor to NBC’s Nightly News

The past few months haven’t been too kind to Brian Williams as he continues to reel from the accusations and findings that he lied about a number of stories he reported on. Most recently it was announced that he would … Continue reading

Posted in Journalists | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Brian Williams Will Not Return as Anchor to NBC’s Nightly News

Top 11 Graduate Journalism Programs

There are lists upon lists for nearly every professional school spread across the internet, but for some reason it’s incredibly difficult to come across any definitive list of top graduate journalism schools in the country.

Posted in Resources | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Top 11 Graduate Journalism Programs

The Decades Biggest Journalism Blunders

As the end of Brian Williams six-month suspension from NBC Nightly News approaches, I’ve started to think about the biggest blunders to hit the journalism world over the past decade.  There have been a good amount of scandals within the … Continue reading

Posted in Journalists | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Decades Biggest Journalism Blunders

Brian Williams Saga Continues

The Brian Williams scandal may be coming to a head this week after findings from a months-long investigation have been presented to Comcast/NBC honchos, according to deadline.com. Brian Williams, anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, was caught in … Continue reading

Posted in Journalists | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Brian Williams Saga Continues

The World’s Best Photojournalists; Past and Present

With so many groundbreaking photojournalists around the world, it might be hard to narrow down this list to just a few.  However, these journalists have made a lasting impression and have shaped the current structure of the profession.

Posted in Journalists | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on The World’s Best Photojournalists; Past and Present