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August 6th, 2009 • Quill Archives
Blurring the line

As the news industry contracts, evolves and changes in other ways, the role of students continues to grow in the newsgathering and reporting process across all platforms. Consider this: At Florida International University, journalism students operate the South Florida News Service, generating stories for daily newspapers in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach and their Web sites.

August 6th, 2009 • Quill Archives
ABC News opens campus bureaus

Here’s a school project: Get your news report broadcast on “Good Morning America.” Students at six journalism schools are getting that opportunity thanks to the ABC News On Campus program. In September 2008, ABC News established a partnership with J-schools at five universities: Arizona State, Syracuse, Florida, North Carolina and Texas.