Over the last year, there has been one topic in practically every sector of news that is offered. Politics, sports, economics, entertainment, cuisine and the list goes on of those topics who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Being in media during this extremely chaotic and foreign time proved…

In the world of investigative journalism, transparency is an absolute necessity. Without truthfulness and trust from governmental proceedings, there is no way that investigative journalists can cement themselves in their career field. …

Through Investigative Reporting I plan to learn a lot of valuable information that I can put toward my career. Even though I do not plan to necessarily go into the field of journalism, learning how to write and entertain in the world of mass media communication is a vital skill.

Audio/Visual Impact

While I watched the NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, it covered almost exclusively in no surprise, the coronavirus pandemic. What I noticed from the very beginning was the number of images and videos that revolved around the coronavirus. They included multiple emotional videos of families and nurses…

Chapter 10 of the text details how to write for public relations. The main principle to realize is that writing for PR requires a different approach than other styles of writing.

When writing for public relations, there are multiple areas someone could choose to write from. These include media relations…

Knicks owner James Dolan tests positive for COVID-19

The owner of the most profitable team in the NBA, the New York Knicks, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Knicks owner, James Dolan, has joined the likes of Kevin Durant and Rudy Gobert as prominent NBA figures who have tested positive…

Writing News for Digital Media

In chapter 8 of the reading, the text covers writing on the web. The craft of web journalism is an extremely useful and unique form of media but it is essential that it is used correctly to capture its full potential.

One of the main things to keep in mind…

Luke Ferrell

Digital Media Student at Liberty University

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