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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? How are schools or profs attempting to catch cheating students? And what does the high percentage of cheating students possibly say about the need for reform in how classes are taught and how students are evaluated?
There is a constant reminder that their soldier might never return home. Outline both the taxing and positive parts of their lives and relationships and possibly the resources available to them on campus and in your community. And beyond the living-arrangement-etiquette factor, what are the more complex ways the substance impacts their relationships?
A smile-inducing video series crafted by Daily Texan staffers features rundowns on significant and quirky issues from a science and technology perspective.A life-story essay is typically a one- to four-page manuscript that tells the facts about an individual's life.
College applicants, people searching for jobs, artists, writers and professionals can all benefit from writing a life-story essay. Here is how to stop texting someone.
Amanda's Story Amanda, a college junior from San Antonio, TX., is having a hard time letting go of her relationship with Chad, a senior at the same college. I'm allowing people to see some of my horror story ideas in the hopes of motivating myself into developing some of my own story writing.
The reasoning behind this is a little embarrassing, but since it bears on me deciding to write this article, here are some broad strokes of this tale.
A third of teens have never put pen to paper due to the rise of online messaging Texting teens are killing the art of letter writing: A third have never put pen to paper due to the rise of online.
There is a pivotal scene in the Donald J. Trump creation myth: It is , and he is peering restlessly across the East River toward Manhattan.
At 22, he has spent most of his life in New York’s outer boroughs — his childhood home in Queens, his father’s office in Brooklyn — and he has nothing against his native neighborhood, per se.
But Donald . “This is the story of how my daughter Liz’s car accident from texting while driving has changed our lives forever. If you get a text, don’t look at it while you’re driving.