Class visit: Joy Mayer →
Here’s an article that explains more about what Joy Mayer did during her Reynolds Journalism Institute fellowship and is extending it into her work at the Missourian.
Instagram as a news source →
I’m curious to hear what the class thinks about the explosion of Instagram sources during the Empire State shooting. Read this article… Is an Instagram photo worth the price?
Lack of training is number one concern in... →
The Knight Foundation released a report this summer that found the lack of newsroom training is the number one reason for job dissatisfaction. That’s why I’m hoping to build a social media team this semester to help look at what training the full newsroom needs and how to use newsroom tools to the fullest.
Project Open Vault: The primary →
projectopenvault: Missouri’s primary is finally here meaning the months of campaigning in contested races is coming to a head. The ballot before voters is filled with a vast amount of candidates vying for the same position in most of the statewide races, as well as some local ones. In order to prepare for the… Check out our new project… Expect to see KOMU and #jenclass...
Emptyage: Yes, I was hacked. Hard. →
emptyage: So maybe you saw my Twitter going nuts tonight. Or you saw Gizmodo’s Twitter account blow up. Or you saw this in AllThingsD. Or this in the DailyDot. Although embarrassing, Twitter was the least of it. In short, someone gained entry to my iCloud account, used it to remote wipe all of my… So much to learn here. Wow. This sucks… hard.