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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 reflection on Presidents Day

With Presidents Day coming to a close, I wanted to dedicate a blog post to the good old George Washington. It’s awful to say, but I usually spend the holidays (excluding the major ones) in my room or at the … Continue reading

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Social media tools aid protesters

News of mass demonstrations is never met with ease, especially when protests occur in a country I will be traveling to four months from now. Yesterday, tens of thousands of Egyptians unsatisfied with their government rallied against the country’s declining … Continue reading

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