A guide for ENGL 2501 and ENGL 3801
Here’s something I didn’t plan when mapping out my courses this year: two of my Introduction to Journalism students ended up having their midterm Boston Marathon runner profiles published.
Both Britni and Kathleen Grey ended up with Grafton runners for their profiles, which wasn’t a surprise — part of the assignment was crowd-sourcing and, when I assisted when sourcing student requests on my social media, we ended up with two people from my town. When Richard Price, my former reporter and editor of The Grafton Villager, put out a call for Grafton runners to profile, it was the perfect opportunity to teach an unexpected lesson in how to pitch a story.
Some other student work of note: