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Challenges Run Deep for Journalists

Challenges Run Deep for Journalists

By Julia Wolf Today was a taste of heaven for the journalism students. The entire class got to visit with staff from The Atlantic, and the News/Internet majors got to make a stop at The Washington Post. I really enjoyed meeting with the Drake alums and their coworkers from those two organizations. Everybody was more … Continue reading

Why journalism still matters

Why journalism still matters

By Jess Lynk  There is a quote on the wall of the Washington Post that says: “The truth, no matter how bad, is never as dangerous as a lie in the long run.” These words said by Ben Bradlee, the executive editor during the Watergate investigation, reminded me why I signed up for my first journalism … Continue reading