Tasks for Week 10

Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our 10th week.

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Tasks for Week 9

Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our ninth week.

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Tasks for Week 8

Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our eighth week.

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Visiting @CBS6

On Thursday, our class visited the newsroom and studio of WTVR-CBS 6 and received a tour of the station. Scott Wise, director for interactive media, gave us a tour and provided us with background on the history of the station.  We learned that CBS 6 was the South’s first television station.

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Tasks for Week 7

Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our seventh week.

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Election Reporting 101 with @MSchmidtRTD

Markus Schmidt (@MSchmidtRTD), a political reporter for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, visited the iPadJournos class on Thursday. Schmidt, who is covering the Virginia elections this year for the Times-Dispatch, encouraged students to become involved in the state election and to be aware of the issues surrounding it. He stressed the importance of state elections, especially in […]

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Election insights from political analyst Bob Holsworth

CBS 6 political analyst Bob Holsworth stopped by our class on Tuesday to share his insights on the upcoming gubernatorial election in Virginia.

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Tasks for Week 6

Here are some of the tasks you need to complete during our sixth week.

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Social media anchoring with @LorenzoHall

Lorenzo Hall (@LorenzoHall), an evening anchor and reporter for CBS 6, visited our class on Thursday. Hall graduated from the University of Missouri before landing his first job with the news station as a morning reporter.  During his class visit, he discussed the importance of social media in the newsroom as well as which outlets […]

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Election engagement with @PaulLoeb

Make the leap of faith to get involved is what author Paul Loeb (@PaulLoeb) told our class on Tuesday in a joint sesssion with a VCU ASPiRE community engagement course. Loeb is the author of several bestsellers, including Soul of a Citizen.

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