JRN 401 – Week 3 – Jan. 26

Attendance

 

Announcements

The big news story of the day:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/indigenous-children-on-reserves-face-discrimination-from-ottawa-tribunal-rules/article28392603/

 

Assignment

Everyone is required to submit their social issues story today (Tues. Jan 26) by 4 p.m.. I will provide feedback and suggestions and return it  by Thursday afternoon (Jan. 28).
The final version of your story is due at 8:30 a.m. next Tuesday, February 2.  That is the version that I will mark in order to assign a grade for the social issues story assignment/10.
The story you submit next Tuesday, February 2 at 8:30 a.m. should be ready to post to the J-News site along with pictures.

Next week–sports stories

To prepare, you can look at the following resources:

The News Manual, Chapter 53: Sport Basics

The News Manual, Chapter 54: Writing about sport

The News Manual, Chapter 55: Sport in different media

 

Next week, Tuesday, February 2, you should be ready to pitch a sports story.

Places to look for sports stories:

http://www.reginacougars.com/

http://www.uregina.ca/recservices/clubs/index.html

http://sasksportshalloffame.com/ (Note: Feb. 4 event)

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