Our opening session with Ellyn Angelotti helped get us all online — checking websites that speakers are discussing and posting to our Twitter feed — #sjd2012 And it is taking most us more than one device to keep up with it all.
Two students and a faculty member are discussing Indiana University’s American Student Radio. The project launched to help give students more media experience. Barbara Anguiano and Julia Meek shared the project from the students’ perspective. Sarah Neal Estes is talking about how American Student Radio has become a good learning experience with students receiving […]
We’re talking about the interaction of Twitter account –with retweeting. Shift in some cases from byline outlook to “let’s build this story together.” Ellyn Angelotti introduced the story of the student who took a photo of the shuttle launch while on a plane en route to a family visit in Florida. She sent two of […]
We’re now comparing two Twitter accounts for The Chicago Tribune — @chicagotribune vs. @ColonelTribune @chicagotribune – Headlines.10,000 tweets, 334 following, 68,800 followers. @ColonelTribune – More conversational with engagement with followers. Also has opinions about stories. 18,276 tweets, 23,443 foloowing, 817,382 followers. How many people are behind each of the Twitter? Do we know who those […]
Ellyn Angelotti showed The Twitter Experiment that has teachers and students talking about how they are using Twitter to ask questions and share information in class. After the video, she encouraged us to just do it. Once we identify a social media that could have journalism implications, we should make a class assignment to try […]
The sun is shining. The temperatures are in the high 70s. A light breeze is blowing. Great weather for the start of our mid-winter meeting at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg. David Bulla, division head, has welcomed us and asked everyone to introduce themselves. With a few announcements about sessions and evening meals, we’re […]