Category: JOU 3117 – Fall 2017

Homework — Week of Sept. 25

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

Here are the slides from today’s class [PDF] as well as a copy of the informal memo example [PDF].

Reading:

  • Miami Herald and New York Times (daily)

Practice:

  • Work on profile piece. Due Oct. 9 at 12 pm (Group A) or Oct. 11 at 12 pm (Group B)
  • News U “Get Me Rewrite” due Oct. 4 at 6 pm

Field Work:

  • Attend a City Council / Commission / Committee meeting in your beat. Informal memo Oct. 11 at 12 pm

 

Group Assignments — JOU 3117

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

These are the group assignments for the rest of the semester. This will impact when your pieces are due, so please pay close attention.

GROUP A

  • Jamie
  • Yiliani
  • Amarilys
  • Octavia
  • Vicky
  • Laura
  • Kayla
  • Alexander
  • Cristina G
  • Jailene

GROUP B

  • Gabriella
  • Jasmin
  • Christina L
  • Nicholas P
  • Natasha
  • Nick R
  • Felipe
  • Ximena
  • Katerina
  • Ashley

Homework & Slides — Aug. 28

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

Practice:

  • Complete AP/Grammar assignment (on class website) by Sept. 6 at 6 pm

Field Work:

  • Get 1o additional sources in master source list (link of website), selfie in front of city hall and three preliminary story ideas from those sources. Due Sept. 6 at 6 pm.
  • Business cards must be ordered by Aug. 30 at 12 pm

And here are the slides from today’s class:

Aug 28 — Ledes, Pitches & Sourcing — 3117 [PDF]

Homework — Aug. 23 class

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

Go to EditorDanEvans.com and download the Lede Assignment. Complete the exercises and email your answers on a Word Doc with your name in the file AND on the document itself by Aug. 28 at 12 pm.

Business cards! Template on EditorDanEvans.com under the SFNS tab. Screenshot of order emailed to me by Aug. 30 at 12 pm.

NewsU! Complete Language Primer module by Aug. 30 at 12 pm

Beat List — Please check

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

Vicky – South Miami

Christina – Surfside

Alex – Sweetwater

Ximena – North Miami Beach

Laura – Doral

Jailene – Cutler Bay

Felipe – Miami Lakes

Cristina — North Miami

Nick – West Miami

Yillani – Hollywood

Jamie – Miramar

Nicholas – Coral Gables

Katerina – Aventura

Jasmin – Homestead

Kayla — ?

Amarilys — Sunrise

Octavia – Opa-locka

Gabriella – Pinecrest

Ashley – Medly

Natasha — Miami Springs

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