Tag Archives: 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

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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.

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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

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Blendle to Expand Its ‘iTunes for Journalism’ with $3.8M Investment

The New York Times Company and German-based publisher Axel Springer SE agreed to invest $3.8 million in a Dutch journalism startup company. Blendle, an online platform that allows it’s readers to search and read content on a per-article basis for … Continue reading

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Is a Journalism Degree Worth Pursuing?

It’s a question that I’ve heard many times.  What are the pro’s for pursuing an advanced degree in journalism compared to toughing it out and hitting the pavement with a notebook and pen in hand and forging your own path?  … Continue reading

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Politico Owner Buys Capital New York With Plans to Expand

It’s been a busy past few months in the journalism industry as a handful of major news outlets have changed hands, closed down, or expanded.  Al Jazeera America launched only a few weeks ago, The Washington Post changed hands, and … Continue reading

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Amazon.com Founder Jeff Bezos Buys Washington Post

It was splashed across the (internet) headlines earlier Monday that after decades, the family that has owned and operated the Washington Post had sold the struggling paper.  It came as even more of a shock to some that the man … Continue reading

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Media Angers Audience with Pictures of Trayvon Martin’s Dead Body

For the past few weeks, coverage of the George Zimmerman trial has dominated the media, months after the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.  After hearing closing arguments today, the all-female jury began deliberations. While waiting to hear a … Continue reading

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Journalists Against Journalism; Reporters take issue with government surveillance

The Edward Snowden story has made headlines across nearly every news outlet across the globe, but the latest story doesn’t have to do with his asylum or the government’s attempt to prosecute.  Reporters and news organizations have taken this opportunity … Continue reading

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Chicago Sun Times Lays Off Entire Photo Staff

In an ironic and fateful twist, the Chicago Sun-Times laid off its entire photo staff just hours after printing the obituary of famed photojournalist Bob Kotalik who spent his entire career at the paper. The news first began to circulate … Continue reading

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