journalism

JeffX | March 31, 2015 | 8:30
11:03 am
Mon March 30, 2015

Tough Times For Papers, Even On Campus

The modern version of a morning paper.
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It's a tough business climate for journalism. 

How do you get people to buy the information you offer when they can get so much online, for free? 

The situation affects journalists-in-training, too, like at the Southern Oregon University online publication "The Siskiyou." 

It ceased printing a paper version several years ago, and now faces additional pressures to deliver or face downgrades. 

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Jefferson Exchange | May 1, 2014 | 8:30
10:10 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Quick: Define "Journalist"

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If you hang out at the city council meeting and send a few tweets about the proceedings, does that make you a journalist? 

That's a question the Oregon Government Ethics Commission wants to answer. 

Public bodies around the country are struggling with how to define who is and is not a journalist. 

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