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JL MC 201 & JL MC 302

JL MC 201 (Reporting and Writing for the Mass Media) & JL MC 302 (Intermediate Reporting and Writing for the Mass Media)

Introduction

Course Descriptions:

JL MC 201: Generating story ideas, exercising news judgment and gathering information via interviews, observation and documentary sources to produce news and informational material for the mass media. Emphasis on analyzing and organizing information, as well as accuracy and principles of good writing.

JL MC 302: Researching, organizing and writing for newspapers, magazines and digital media. Enhancing and refining skills in developing sources and generating story ideas. Information-gathering techniques, reporting and writing.

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Library Workshops - Spring 2019

Preregistration required through Learn@ISU

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January 31, 3:10pm - 5:00pm Introduction to Data Management Planning
February 6, 1:10pm - 2:00pm How to Find and Use OER (Open Educational Resources)
February 7, 11:00am - 12:30pm Getting Started with LaTex
February 14, 3:10pm - 4:30pm Getting Started with Zotero
February 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm README: The 5 W's of Your Data
February 21, 3:10pm - 4:30pm Open Access Publishing: Where do I Start?
March 8, 3:10pm - 4:30pm Getting Started With EndNote Web
April 2, 1:10pm - 2:30pm Copyright in the Classroom
April 3, 3:30pm - 4:30pm Escape from Spreadsheet Hell
April 10, 1:10pm - 2:00pm Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon: Digital Humanities in Practice

 

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