Professional Practices: Jacob Kushner

Although I am not on the reporting track, this was an incredibly interesting discussion to attend.  Jacob Kushner, a freelancing journalist, travels and has lived around the world conducting investigative journalism while focusing on conflicts.  When giving advice, he said to look for other journalists as, "journalists are way more collaborative than they are competitive."  … Continue reading Professional Practices: Jacob Kushner

Professional Practices: Society of Professional Journalists & Google News Initiative

In attending this seminar for the professional practices point I learned more than I could have imagined. Andy M. Boyle presents the Google News Initiative To begin his presentation, he touched upon three main topics: politics, finance and investigative reporting. He taught us how to cover these topics using existing Google products such as Google Sheets, … Continue reading Professional Practices: Society of Professional Journalists & Google News Initiative