Agenda for Monday, Feb. 4

— Review lab
— Review readings posted for today
— Lab: AP Quiz

*** Discuss “Ask an editor” assignment: Email an editor and ask them about their work (what challenges do they face; what opportunities do they see on the horizon; and what advice would they give people who want a similar job.)

HOMEWORK for FEB. 6:
— Read chapter 3 in text book
— Read Copy editing: It’s taught me a lot, but has to change 
News U Cleaning Your Copy course

Welcome to JOUR 3155!

AGENDA

— Review syllabus & introductions: Please comment on this post with the following information: Your name, year in school, hometown, hopes for this class and your dream job post graduation.

— Info on Murphy News Service

— Discussion: Gun map story & Washburn incident 

Activity: Planning a story package for bike-car collision report (Be prepared to discuss the following: 1) What’s the news? 2) What do you do for the web? 3) What do you do for a print package?

READINGS for MONDAY, JAN. 28:

The Newseconomics of the Body Shop
Sports journalism faces moment of truth
— Chapter 1 of your textbook