Monthly Archives: August 2005

Hurricane Katrina…the thoughts of one educator

I’ve been a bit surprised that more of my students have had little interest in discussing the rescue and recovery efforts in Louisiana and Mississippi. My hope is because we are so early in the semester that the students are … Continue reading

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The jailing of a journalist…

…in China. http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/31/international/asia/31secret.html

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A worthy read…

…and an interesting discussion piece for educators and news professionals — just when SHOULD a reporter become part of a story? http://www.usatoday.com/printedition/life/20050831/d_media31.art.htm

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Kudos to Judy Woodruff

Kudos to someone who in my opinion is one of America’s great TV news journalists. http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2005/08/29/judy_woodruff_named_visiting_fellow_at_shorenstein_center/

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Katrina coverage

The Sun Herald in Mississippi has an ongoing blog discussing Hurricane Katrina. You can link to it here. http://eyesonkatrina.blogspot.com/ There also are comments/questions from citizens.

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Natalee Holloway as a ratings winner

Justified criticism here… http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/24/arts/television/24cost.html

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Remember the movie "The Blob?"

Well,perhaps it can be re-made…as “The Blog!” http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/08/16/AR2005081601229.html

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