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Spartan Daily, August 29, 2017, San Jose State University, School of Journalism and Mass Communications 2017 San Jose State University

Spartan Daily, August 29, 2017, San Jose State University, School Of Journalism And Mass Communications

Spartan Daily, 2017

Volume 149, Issue 3


Guide To The Youth Communication Chicago Collection, College Archives & Special Collections 2017 Columbia College Chicago

Guide To The Youth Communication Chicago Collection, College Archives & Special Collections

Finding Aids

This guide describes the organization and scope of the Youth Communication Chicago archival collection, housed within the College Archives & Special Collections at Columbia College Chicago. Youth Communication Chicago is an non-profit organization established in 1976 to foster the art of journalism among urban minority high school students.


Guide To The Columbia Chronicle Collection, College Archives & Special Collections 2017 Columbia College Chicago

Guide To The Columbia Chronicle Collection, College Archives & Special Collections

Finding Aids

This guide describes the organization and scope of the Columbia Chronicle collection, housed within the College Archives & Special Collections at Columbia College Chicago. The Columbia Chronicle is the student newspaper of Columbia College Chicago.


Guide To The Alumni Magazine Collection, College Archives & Special Collections 2017 Columbia College Chicago

Guide To The Alumni Magazine Collection, College Archives & Special Collections

Finding Aids

This guide describes the organization and scope of the Alumni Magazine collection, housed within the College Archives & Special Collections at Columbia College Chicago. The Alumni Magazines are published by the Office of Alumni Relations and have acted as newsletters for Columbia College Chicago's alumni, staff, faculty, and students since the 1950s.


Guide To The John R. Fischetti Collection, College Archives & Special Collections 2017 Columbia College Chicago

Guide To The John R. Fischetti Collection, College Archives & Special Collections

Finding Aids

This guide describes the organization and scope of the John R. Fischetti archival collection, housed within the College Archives & Special Collections at Columbia College Chicago. John Fischetti (1916-1980) was an editorial and political cartoonist who was employed by the Chicago Daily News and the Chicago Sun-Times.


Cedars, August 2017, Cedarville University 2017 Cedarville University

Cedars, August 2017, Cedarville University

Cedars

No abstract provided.


Spartan Daily, August 24, 2017, San Jose State University, School of Journalism and Mass Communications 2017 San Jose State University

Spartan Daily, August 24, 2017, San Jose State University, School Of Journalism And Mass Communications

Spartan Daily, 2017

Volume 149, Issue 2


Spartan Daily, August 23, 2017, San Jose State University, School of Journalism and Mass Communications 2017 San Jose State University

Spartan Daily, August 23, 2017, San Jose State University, School Of Journalism And Mass Communications

Spartan Daily, 2017

Volume 149, Issue 1


An Impossible Direction: Newspapers, Race, And Politics In Reconstruction New Orleans, Nicholas F. Chrastil 2017 Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

An Impossible Direction: Newspapers, Race, And Politics In Reconstruction New Orleans, Nicholas F. Chrastil

LSU Master's Theses

This thesis examines the racial ideologies of four newspapers in New Orleans at the beginning and end of Radical Reconstruction: the Daily Picayune, the New Orleans Republican, the New Orleans Tribune, and the Weekly Louisianian. It explores how each paper understood the issues of racial equality, integration, suffrage, and black humanity; it examines the specific language and rhetoric each paper used to advocate for their positions; and it asks how those positions changed from the beginning to the end of Reconstruction. The study finds that the two white-owned papers, the Picayune and the Republican, while political opponents, both viewed racial ...


Political Action And Your Library Association, Elsa Loftis 2017 Oregon College of Art and Craft

Political Action And Your Library Association, Elsa Loftis

OLA Quarterly

Political action. Libraries. The two seem to intersect more often than one might expect (unless one is a library worker, supporter, or patron; in which case it doesn’t seem terribly unusual). People in our line of work are often called upon to assume the mantle of library-worker-activists. These calls to action affect us in our various roles as professionals, as private citizens, and as members of the Oregon Library Association.

Our association supports Oregon libraries, the people who work in them, and the communities we serve. That commitment casts a wide net in a large state full of people ...


Enhancing Civic Knowledge/Inspiring Political Engagement: The Role Of Public Libraries In Civic Participation, Donna Cohen 2017 Pacific University

Enhancing Civic Knowledge/Inspiring Political Engagement: The Role Of Public Libraries In Civic Participation, Donna Cohen

OLA Quarterly

For the past several months I have been conducting “civic education” workshops under the umbrella title: Civics for Adults—To Enhance Civic Knowledge and Inspire Political Engagement. I doubt there is anyone in the library community who is not concerned about the public’s level of civic understanding, political discourse and civic engagement. As Robert Putnam pointed out in his book Bowling Alone, the cohesive function of social and civic groups—as with the simple bowling league—has withered, and along with the demise of those groups a correlative decline in political activities like voting. Public libraries should be primary ...


Fake News And Information Literacy: Creating Resources To Develop Source Evaluation Skills At The University Of Oregon Libraries, Carolina Hernandez 2017 University of Oregon

Fake News And Information Literacy: Creating Resources To Develop Source Evaluation Skills At The University Of Oregon Libraries, Carolina Hernandez

OLA Quarterly

In the months following the 2016 presidential election, much discussion has occurred regarding the proliferation of “fake news” and what impact it may have had on the election results. Regardless of whether there was an actual increase in fake news in the last year, it is certainly true that interest in the topic has increased dramatically. Interest appeared to peak in January, according to Google Trends (Google Trends, n.d.). Widespread concern over how to prevent the spread of this problem has lead to possible solutions cropping up often.

Though often excluded from these recommendations, libraries have the opportunity to ...


A Social Marketing Plan For The Children's Safety Center, Morganne Kaylyn Rhodes 2017 University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

A Social Marketing Plan For The Children's Safety Center, Morganne Kaylyn Rhodes

Theses and Dissertations

The Children’s Safety Center (CSC) is a nonprofit organization in Springdale, Arkansas, that advocates for child abuse victims in Northwest Arkansas. This thesis project includes a social marketing plan that aims to increase the overall awareness of the CSC and its new prevention programs used to decrease the number of child abuse victims in Northwest Arkansas. The social marketing plan also aims to create behavioral changes that increase participation in prevention programs and social media engagement, in addition to volunteers and donors. The plan was developed based on research on effective nonprofit social marketing plans, research on efficient communication ...


Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo’S New Dream Center: Bringing Awareness And Increasing Student And Staff Outreach Through Social Media, Brenda Itzel Garcia 2017 California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo’S New Dream Center: Bringing Awareness And Increasing Student And Staff Outreach Through Social Media, Brenda Itzel Garcia

Journalism

The following study investigates how using social media as a platform for Cal Poly’s new Dream Center will increase the percentage of outreach and promote awareness among students and staff.

The number of undocumented students on campus continues to grow every year since 2012 when former President, Barak Obama, first introduced introduced DACA. However out of 65,000 undocumented students who graduate high school in the United States, only 10% continue to pursue a higher education, and only 8% of those students actually complete and undergraduate degree.

The purpose of having a dream center is to increase the graduation ...


Job Satisfaction In The Digital Age: A Qualitative Study Of Social Responsibility And Burnout In Local Television News Reporters, Christi Welter 2017 University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Job Satisfaction In The Digital Age: A Qualitative Study Of Social Responsibility And Burnout In Local Television News Reporters, Christi Welter

Theses and Dissertations

This is an exploratory study of job satisfaction, burnout, and social responsibility among local television news reporters with three years of experience or less. Through in-depth qualitative interviews, this study applied existing theory while exploring the factors that influence job satisfaction and burnout in local television news reporters. This study explored whether local television journalists feel they are able to meet the normative professional standards outlined in the social responsibility theory as their work demands increase with rise of digital media and one-man band expectations. The job satisfaction levels of the participants in this study varied. Those with higher job ...


Ngos In Turkey’S Media Field: Causes, Sources And Potentials For Development, Altug Akin, Burak Dogu 2017 Izmir University of Economics

Ngos In Turkey’S Media Field: Causes, Sources And Potentials For Development, Altug Akin, Burak Dogu

Markets, Globalization & Development Review

This study elaborates on the non-governmental organizations in Turkey that operate within the broadly defined media field, where a wide variety of organizations, associations, movements and platforms are observed. Focusing on the two most disputed subdomains of the media in Turkey, namely news and information technologies, this descriptive research, at the first level, examines the causes or existence reasons of the NGOs along with their strategies, operations and achievements or failures. Their organizational forms and resources are studied at the second level. Third level of the study investigates their relations with a particular focus on their operational context. It has ...


The Prospector, July 25, 2017, UTEP Student Publications 2017 University of Texas at El Paso

The Prospector, July 25, 2017, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: Duranguito Will Not Give Up


The Prospector, July 18, 2017, UTEP Student Publications 2017 University of Texas at El Paso

The Prospector, July 18, 2017, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: Texas Legislative Special Session Agenda


The Prospector, July 11, 2017, UTEP Student Publications 2017 University of Texas at El Paso

The Prospector, July 11, 2017, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: 3-D Printing Revolutionizes With New Program


The History Of The Ipad, Michael Scully 2017 Roger Williams University

The History Of The Ipad, Michael Scully

Proceedings of the New York State Communication Association

The purpose of this paper is to review the history of the iPad and its influence over contemporary computing. Although the iPad is relatively new, the tablet computer is having a long and lasting affect on how we communicate. With this essay, I attempt to review the technologies that emerged and converged to create the tablet computer. Of course, Apple and its iPad are at the center of this new computing movement.


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