Tag Archives: Keep Alachua County Beautiful

Stephanie Panico

Former student and Keep Alachua County Beautiful intern steps up to be class guest speaker

When you plan for a guest speaker in class, you always have in the back of your mind the fact that the speaker may not be in class. That’s especially true of guest speakers who work in the media and may have a change in their schedules from when they initially said “yes” to speaking […]

Writing a news release: Similar to but different from writing a news story

  We’re now in the public relations section of Writing for Mass Communication. We’ve analyzed news releases and the stories based on those releases that have been published in the newspaper. We’ve dissected news releases and discussed leads, use of quotes, inclusion of sponsors and mission statement. We’ve talked about how news releases are similar […]