Tag Archives: Meredith Cummings

When tornadoes hit Tuscaloosa: How ‘new media’ impacts the way we learn about and experience news events

The morning after the tornadoes hit Tuscaloosa, my college email was filled with news updates of how the tornadoes had impacted colleagues and former students at the University of Alabama. One colleague sent a link to a video that a friend’s son shot from a building on the University of Alabama campus. That video — […]