Creating Journalists at Emmanuel College

A guide for ENGL 2501 and ENGL 3801

Rampaging roosters and Smoking Guns: Assignments for Wednesday

A reminder, since Monday’s classes ended up being a little weird, of the assignments for Intro to Journalism and Feature Writing. I’ll back up to my definition of weird. I … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Why I make my journalism students follow me on Twitter

On an average night in my job at the Lowell Sun, I keep a virtual eye on the reporters. The city hall reporter may be covering City Council, the town … Continue reading

September 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Evolution of a police news story

I went over the basics of a police story with students in my Intro to Journalism class Monday morning and discussed hyperlocal news sites with my Writing for Electronic Media … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Follow me on Twitter