International Beat Blog: Internationalization

This post is taken from a series of blogs I had to write last semester for my Journ320 class. They detail my experience as I covered an ‘International Beat’ throughout the semester. We were weekly required to pitch a story to the class, pitch it to the newspaper, publish the story, and then write a […] Read More

International Beat Blog: “Whoops” – Making Mistakes

This post is taken from a series of blogs I had to write last semester for my Journ320 class. They detail my experience as I covered an ‘International Beat’ throughout the semester. We were weekly required to pitch a story to the class, pitch it to the newspaper, publish the story, and then write a […] Read More

International Beat Blog: Job Shadow

This post is taken from a series of blogs I had to write last semester for my Journ320 class. They detail my experience as I covered an ‘International Beat’ throughout the semester. We were weekly required to pitch a story to the class, pitch it to the newspaper, publish the story, and then write a […] Read More

International Beat Blog: Owning up: The Struggles of Being a Student Journalist

This post is taken from a series of blogs I had to write last semester for my Journ320 class. They detail my experience as I covered an ‘International Beat’ throughout the semester. We were weekly required to pitch a story to the class, pitch it to the newspaper, publish the story, and then write a […] Read More

International Beat Blog: Keeping up Relationships

This post is taken from a series of blogs I had to write last semester for my Journ320 class. They detail my experience as I covered an ‘International Beat’ throughout the semester. We were weekly required to pitch a story to the class, pitch it to the newspaper, publish the story, and then write a […] Read More

International Beat Blog: International Problems

This post is taken from a series of blogs I had to write last semester for my Journ320 class. They detail my experience as I covered an ‘International Beat’ throughout the semester. We were weekly required to pitch a story to the class, pitch it to the newspaper, publish the story, and then write a […] Read More

A Simple Exchange

There’s something neat about a simple exchange. Something where money isn’t involved, just two sides, each providing something for the other. It’s unusual in life today but Allegheny is known for its unusual combinations, and that never just means in the classroom. This semester, I have been partaking in an exchange with the Portuguese Teaching Assistant. I’m going […] Read More

Behind the Curtain

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Being a student journalist I have been all over the Allegheny Campus for interviews, and covering various events. I counted the other day and I have been in every building on campus with only one exception. I have been to Tippie Alumni Center covering a keynote speaker, Ford Chapel twice, again to cover speakers, Bentley […] Read More

A New Kind of Test

In my documentary film class this semester we have been learning how to create our own documentaries, but we have also been learning the history of the genre and watching films by some of the greats in documentary film making. Throughout the course we have been reading about film makers who pioneered the documentary film. […] Read More

Screening My First Film

I have talked a little bit about my “Documentary Tradition” class in previous posts. The main idea of the class is to learn the history and theory behind documentary film, while also working to create our own documentaries. The class is nearing its conclusion, along with the semester, so our final film project is coming […] Read More