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From the Editor


July 31st, 2001 • Quill Archives, From the Editor
FROM THE EDITOR: Instilling a passion for journalism

Journalism is a hard sell these days. At schools, more and more students are opting for alternatives such as public relations or advertising. Despite aggressive minority recruiting campaigns by organizations such as the Freedom Forum and the American Society of Newspaper Editors, the number of minorities in newsrooms fell last year.