Write-Offs winners announced at Fall Press Day

October 30, 2012
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17 students won awards at the NWSP 2012 Press Day Write-offs. Each entry is rated against a standard of excellence and receives a rating of Superior, Excellent, Honorable Mention, or no award. Here are the winners: Fall Press Day 2012 Writes-­Offs Winners Opinion Category: Superior: Bridget Ga...

Thank you for participating in Fall Press Day at UO

October 30, 2012
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I want to personally thank all of you for your participation in the Fall Press Day Write‐Offs and Best of Show contests. The judges really enjoyed reading and evaluating all of your hard work. Special thanks goes out to Kate Moore, Nerissa Ediza, and Rob Melton for organizing this event. Northwest...

Best Of Show Awards given to outstanding student media at Fall Press Day 2012

October 30, 2012
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Awards were given to this year's outstanding Oregon student media. the 27th annual Best of Show competition at Fall Press Day sponsored by Northwest Scholastic Press. This year's judging was conducted by UO students majoring in journalism in the School of Journalism and Communication. Judges were...

Former television producer leads session on thinking visually in style of video news; encourages youth to learn, produce engaging media

Former television producer leads session on thinking visually in style of video news; encourages youth to learn, produce engaging media

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor
September 26, 2012
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By Rob Melton Former television producer Cece Hughley Noel will lead the session "Thinking Visually: The Style of Video News" at Fall Press Day Oct. 24 at University of Oregon in Eugene. The session will introduce the important visual elements that make a story compelling, provocative and newsworthy. ...

Editorial cartooning session offered at Fall Press Day

September 26, 2012
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Editorial cartooning session offered at Fall Press Day

Fall Press Day returns to UO campus Oct. 24

September 26, 2012
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Fall Press Day returns to UO campus Oct. 24

Writing coach extraordinare to share secrets of telling true stories at Fall Press Day

Writing coach extraordinare to share secrets of telling true stories at Fall Press Day

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor
September 26, 2012
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By Rob Melton One of the English-speaking world's top writing coaches will speak to delegates at this year's NWSP Fall Press Day Oct. 24 at University of Oregon in Eugene. Jack Hart's session will reveal "The Secrets of Telling True Stories" based on news reports that will put your publications on ...

UO journalism professor to lead session on ‘Multimedia Storytelling’

UO journalism professor to lead session on ‘Multimedia Storytelling’

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor
September 24, 2012
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Park was one of the three judges for the 2012 Jostens Student Photo contest. The winners are featured in a flipbook at http://issuu.com/jostens/docs/2012photos. Park specializes in the use of photography, video and audio for online publication. He teaches Advanced Photojournalism, Multimedia and Gat...

Nikole’s Recommended Reading List

September 23, 2012
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Nikole Hannah-Jones’ Favorites Books  About The Black American Experience As an African-American studies and history major and avid reader in general, she’s read dozens and dozens of books by black authors and about the black experience, particularly the black American experience. Here are 20 of h...

A sampling of stories by Nikole Hannah-Jones

September 22, 2012
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Half of black children in Oregon live in poverty, new census data show Published: Thursday, November 24, 2011 | One of every two black children in Oregon lives in poverty, among the highest rates in the nation, new U.S. Census Bureau data show. An estimated 49.3 percent of the state's 20,000 black ch...

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