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The real journalism degree-student media

At the close of my second year at University, it is clear to see that I am a completely different person to the shy and intimidated student that first arrived in Cardiff in 2014. 770 more words

"Words of Witness" Captures The Ambiguity of The Egyptian Revolution

Perhaps the most interesting aspect of Words of Witness, Mai Iskander’s compelling account of the aftermath of Egypt’s 2011 revolution in Tahrir Square that led to the resignation of 30-year dictator Hosni Mubarak, is as a fascinating account of the cultural construction of knowledge and the mediatization of this process in the digital age.

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Research resources for the First World War era

Special Collections and Archives has launched its new Resource Guide for the First World War era.

While the library’s circulating book collections relating to the First World War cover about 10 shelves, in Special Collections and Archives we have another 10 shelf metres of contemporaneous reference sources: printed, ephemeral, and archival material produced in the period 1914-1920. 247 more words

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Cleveland Jewish News Now Available for Free

It’s not a new resource per se; the new bit is that it doesn’t cost anything. The Cleveland Jewish News digital archive is now available for free… 73 more words

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I'm on the story

I’m all about telling it like it is. So, here I am in my new role as Editor-in-Chief/Publisher at The Scottie Chronicle’s Pawsitive News Service… 189 more words

The Scottie Chronicles

I was dumped and fired. Then I wound up living my dream life

“You going to sell poems on the sidewalk?” my Midwest doctor-father joked when I moved to Manhattan to get my MFA.

I’ll show him, I thought. 866 more words

Interviews, stories and deadlines: surviving a semester of journalism

Well, I did it.

I survived my first semester majoring in journalism.

I may not know exactly what kind of journalist I want to be (definitely no ‘gossip’ or ‘celebrity entertainment’ for me) but I have a fair idea of where I’m headed – foreign correspondence or political reporting, but definitely another year of study first, honours or post grad. 1,234 more words

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