Welcome back from Spring Break! Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our ninth week.
Tumblr Community Support Director Tess Shebaylo (@tess_marie) spoke to our class last Thursday. She is a VCU alumna who majored in information systems, although she began as a mass communications major. Her career with the microblogging platform Tumblr began when a friend, a writer for RVA News, published an article on the new Tumblr office [...]
Tom Grasty (@TomGrasty), co-founder of the video-editing platform Stroome and winner of a Knight Newschallenge Grant, skyped into our class Tuesday to discuss an iPadJournos tool kit of the best photo, video and audio apps. Students gave feedback on the apps and online platforms they experimented with and Grasty gave further suggestions.
The midterm exam will be posted in our Facebook group on Feb. 26. It has three questions that you have to answer in essay format. You need to e-mail your answers by March 12, 9 a.m.
Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our seventh week.The following week is going to be Spring Break.
Nathan Hughes (@rvabusiness), co-founder of the Social Media Club Richmond (RVA), visited our iPadJournos class on Thursday to discuss the upcoming networking event of the club. “Single and Social” will take place on place on Feb. 21 at the Barksdale Theater. By Dana Carlson (@anecdotesofdana)
Lorenzo Hall (@LorenzoHall), anchor and reporter for CBS 6, came to class yesterday to speak about reporting and social media. He had a very unique story to tell about how he got involved in journalism. As children, he would play in a burnt down car in a rough neighborhood near his grandparent’s house after school. [...]
Tom Grasty (@TomGrasty), winner of a 2010 Knight News Challenge Grant and founder of the online video editing platform Stroome, skyped with the iPadJournos last Thursday (see Grasty’s tips here). Grasty is consulting with our class this semester through a Knight Bridge Grant from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. He will [...]