- Monday, Aug. 22
Introductions; description of the course and course material.
Dow Jones benchmark. Meet Rimrats.
Respond to blog invitation, register, and set up personal blog
Set up online subscriptions to Today's Papers; a news-budget service from a major newspaper; an alert service: and the Arizona Republic's front-page service
- Wednesday, Aug. 24
What's editing all about? A brief history of newspaper design and the role of copy editors.
Journalism today and, perhaps, tomorrow. AP review. Budget meeting. Editing marks.
Respond to Rimrats blog topic.
Newseum's Front Pages
Links visited in class:
Powerpoints: "Blackout Fronts" and "A Short History of Newspaper Design" temporarily archived on Journalism server on campus, 413thor
Dow Jones internship:
Test scheduled for Monday, Oct. 24, noon to 1 p.m., Stauffer reading room.
Practice exams available through Freep (the Detroit Free Press; partial exams only) or from me (the complete exams).