Tag Archives: The New York Times

A publication that reinvented itself for the changing times

Yesterday my “Reinventing the News” class visited the Christian Science Monitor, which is located at 210 Massachusetts Ave. The international news organization delivers global coverage through its website, weekly magazine, daily news briefing, e-mail newsletters and mobile website. The Christian … Continue reading

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On the lookout for “good journalism”

With the presence of social media and a plethora of available information online, the boundaries have been blurred between the experienced journalist and the citizen journalist. With the Internet, it is simple for individuals to browse news stories casually and … Continue reading

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A different way to tell a story

To my generation that has grown up with GPS systems, maps are scary. But maps tell stories in a new way. They allow journalists to share stories visually and in an uncomplicated manner. When a newspaper’s website provides maps to … Continue reading

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Al Jazeera English: Tells the stories that other networks do not

Throughout the semester, while watching the news and listening to some of my professors share their thoughts about the Egyptian demonstrations, I learned about Al Jazeera. I will be honest: Until last month, I had never heard of the news … Continue reading

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Merrill: You’re not just a reporter anymore or a photographer

In class on Friday, Mary Knox Merrill visited to share her experiences as a photographer. Merrill, a Northeastern University staff photographer, shared some of her stories from when she was a photographer for the Christian Science Monitor. After graduating from … Continue reading

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Databases provide story tips

Boston.com provides a guide to public records, databases and useful information with its Mass. Facts feature. One of the portions of the site, Your Town, shows how area cities and towns measure up against one another. Globe reporter Matt Carroll … Continue reading

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My media must reads

I created this beat with the intent of focusing on hard news stories. But I don’t want to limit my reading and research from other possible news interests – travel, arts, entertainment, culture, health, technology, business and the like. After … Continue reading

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