The Newhouse School will host a celebration of the life and scholarship of late faculty member Stan Alten Sept. 23 on campus. Alten, who taught in the television, radio and film department from 1970 until his retirement in 2008, died…
Newhouse professor launches blog, Twitter feed to assist journalists in digital age
Featuring tips for reporters, Ready Reporter comprises two to three Twitter posts a week at @ReadyReporter, linked to a blog with more in-depth information at http://readyreporter.syr.edu.
“Reporters are being asked to do more and more—find good stories, report them in multiple platforms, tweet and engage viewers/readers/listeners on social media,” writes Fought in her inaugural post. “Ready Reporter is here to help reporters work quicker, better and smarter online.”
Fought, a former TV news special projects producer, joined the Newhouse faculty in 1993.
For more information about Ready Reporter, contact Fought at (315) 443-4054 or firstname.lastname@example.org.