Doing the real world…

Are you feeling in the swing of things again? We’re more than a month into classes, and it feels like everybody is in a good groove. Some great stuff to let the world know about! Our new content provider relationship with MSU Athletics and JRN418 just produced its first stories! We are doing features on…

Another great semester with Fox Sports U and Fox Sports Detroit!

  For the third year, Sports JRN418 has successfully competed a real-world challenge with Fox Sports U and Fox Sports Detroit. This year’s project was working on a content, marketing and collateral plan for FSD’s annual 5K race in downtown Detroit with the Detroit Tigers. Students looked at ways to make the content (broadcast, multimedia,…

The next frontier: 360 journalism

Our JRN 418 class is working with new technology this semester, brining 360 cameras into coverage to enrich storytelling. The use of 360 cameras in journalism is part of the sweeping Immersive Journalism trend, and MSU is in the thick of it with our classes and Immersive faculty. The idea is to bring the reader/audience…