Urban Journalism Workshop Students Report on Sustainability

3 years 10 months 2 days ago July 22, 2013 Jul 22, 2013 Monday, July 22 2013 Monday, July 22, 2013 10:53:00 AM CDT in News
By: Missouri Urban Journalism Workshop 2013

COLUMBIA - Students from across the country spent a week working for the Missouri Urban Journalism Workshop on the University of Missouri's campus.  Students worked in KOMU 8 News and the Columbia Missourian's newsrooms with faculty and staff from MU and other national publications and universities.

Of the 19 participants, five focused on convergence journalism and produced a newscast containing their own packaged stories. The theme of the workshop was sustainability and global warming.  The convergence students traveled around Columbia and Boone County to put together news stories.

This year marks the 43rd year of MUJW.

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