Exam #3 Primer
From these readings:
Vivian chapter 11: Public Relations
-Shapes the policy of organization
-Selling an image
-Relationships with journalists
-Influence media to put out a message
-Management tool for leaders to establish beneficial relatio
Journalism & Society Exam #1
: October 1, 2015 :
A medium is a vehicle for messages.
The mass media includes newspapers, magazines, television, the Internet, etc.
We are in a state of demassification. (Demassification- people are accessing
Study guide Exam #2
The principles of journalism:
o Journalisms first obligation is to the truth.
o Our loyalty is to the citizens.
o Journalism is a discipline of verification.
o We must remain independent.
o We must be an independent monitor of power.
A massive problem in media today
Write so the readers understand
People who NOT People that
Make quotes stand alone as their own paragraphs
Avoid partial quotes
Good quotes are OPINIONS, not facts.
All journalism bene
Journalism and the Law Final Paper
There is an ever-evolving sexual culture in the United States. When looking at it from a
legal perspective, sometimes there are things that toe the line of obscene and not viewable for a
regular person and things that ma
Editing the News
November 17th Assignment
I think that the main takeaway from all four of these articles is to do your research as a
consumer of information. There are two real driving forces in these articles: search engines like
google that tr
Globe Newspaper Co. v. Superior Ct. 457 U.S. 596 (1982)
Justice Brennan for the court (6-2)
FACTS: A Massachusetts law required trial courts to exclude
members of the press and public from certain cases that involved
sexual offenses. It also included the
1. Defamation is the publication of a false statement of fact that harms a persons
reputation or harms a person in his or her occupation.
a. In order to define defamation, we must dissect the definition word by word in
order to understand the scope of the
Masson v. New Yorker Magazine, Inc. , 501 U.S. 496 (1991)
Justice Anthony Kennedy for the Court (7-2)
FACTS: Jeffrey Masson, the petitioner was fired from his job at the Sigmund Freud Archives
where he served as Projects Director. After he was fired, Jane
Editing the NewsDecember 6th listening assignment
1. I cannot say that I have ever visited any of these sites that Zimdars lists. By just looking at
the names of most of the sites I can really tell that they are fake. When looking at the list
Moseley v. V Secret Catalogue, Inc., 537 U.S. 418 (2003)
Justice John Paul Stevens for the Court (9-0)
FACTS: Victorias Secret, a registered trademark owned by V Secret Catalogue, Inc. was found
in 1988 to market moderately priced high quality lingerie in
I would have to say the Times version is probably better than mine. At
the time, I did not know all of the elements of the story as I was writing
it. The Times completely changed the story and updated it as we talked
about in class. I think for that reaso
Prosecutor to prosecuted
Kane sentenced for illegal news leak
Former PA attorney general to serve jail time
Former PA AG Kathleen Kane sentenced to 10 to 23 months
Judge on Kathleen Kane: This case is
Although as a journalist I think that freedom of the press is important, I do believe that
individual privacy is more important. In Time, Inc. v. Hill, the Hill family was incorrectly
portrayed in an article about a play that was supposed to re-enact when
What is News?
Station: 6 ABC
Date/Time: September 26/5:00 p.m.
Story 1: Presidential Debate Numbers
Brief Summary: The presidential debate is expected to draw
possibly as many viewers as the Super Bowl.
News writing cheat sheet
A summary of common guidelines
Headline: 8 words or less, must contain a strong verb
Lead: 35 words or less, a single sentence. If you read nothing else, you know the story.
Nut Graph: Placed high in the story, contains the main p
CHAPTER 3 REVIEW QUIZ (11 POINTS)
1. The six people listed below are enrolled in a finance course taught by means of
Use the list of random digits
27102 56027 55892 33063 41842 81868 710
Name: Minh Mai
1. Newspaper comparison
The media comparison that I chose to compare is The Temple News and The Temple
Times. The Temple News was published on October 22nd 2013 and the Temple Times is
on October 18th 2013, which the date i
Journalism & Society J1111 Fall 2013
Issue facing journalism
On the street of Haiti in January 2010, Anderson Cooper was shooting and reporting a
video of looters in Port au Prince. At first it should have been a normal story reporting
Journalism and the Law
3 April 2012
*What is variable obscenity and to what material does it apply?
Answer to the Question:
State and federal courts have used variable obscenity to ban obscene
materials not only illegal to minors, b
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"Close your eyes and take a deep breath as you come into a comfortable seated position," said
Grace, our instructor for the day. "Were really going to focus on our breathing throughout the
I sat with my legs cro
Enabling is a Drug
Word Count: 722
My sister, Samantha Creedon, is a not-so-average 17-year-old high school student. She attends a
vocational high school studying cosmetology, and she is a recovering alcoholic who just got out
Zeddie Little, 25, Ridiculously Photogenic Guy Dies
Zeddie Little, the Ridiculously Photogenic Guy, died last night after being mobbed by a group
of women who recognized him from the now famous internet meme that surfaced last week. A
Jason Mraz does it again with his Live is a Four Letter Word EP. Released in late February of
this year, the EP is a preview of Mr. A-Zs fourth, and highly anticipated, studio album Love is a
Four Letter Word set to be released Apri
Local News Producer Inspires Student Journalist
Porsha Grant was calm, cool and collected as she stood in front of a lecture hall full of
journalism students on Wednesday, March 20, 2012. Grant works as a producer for the 4 p.m.
news at 6abc, a
HED: Theater Students Respond to Barton Demolition
DEK: Members of the theater department are up in arms against the plans to demolish their
rehearsal space with no planned replacement
While walking through the third floor of Barton
YORK, Pa.- Going to the library to check out a book is becoming a thing of the past. The e-book
craze, being led by the Amazon Kindle and similar products, is sweeping the nation
According to recent findings by the Pew Internet & American Life
Writing for Journalism
February 13, 2012
Art Museum Celebrates Opening of a New Exhibit
The Philadelphia Museum of Art held its weekly Art After 5 event on Friday, Feb. 3, 2010.
Dancing and socializing while DJ Cosmo Baker play
Temple Film Student is at the Head of her Class
Im going to stay up all night and write, since I dont have class until one tomorrow. I just
decided, said Angela Wolf, filmmaker and Temple University student. Sitting in the living room
of her No
Journalism & the Law
What legal risks pertaining to privacy exist for users of social media?
Answer to the Question:
Users of social media are discovering everyday that their information posted online is becomi