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For Full article please click here. This article covers a serious Cholera out-break in the slum camps of Port-Au-prince Haiti where a large portion of the earth quake survivors are congregating. The article successfully covers this. This is a wonderful example of the way I would like to cover stories when I am a journalist. […]

Posted at: October 25th, 2010 - 6:46 am - Number of Comments » 3

Read full article here The congo is said to be the rape capital of the world, and 15,00 women were raped last year. They marched and spoke out on this issue, because they feel ignored, and rape has become a weapon of war in the congo, and it takes place in areas where there are […]

Posted at: October 18th, 2010 - 4:48 pm - Number of Comments » 1

ON TIME ROSS ON TIME! Courtney Brown Dr. Ross Fuglsang Journalism Thursday, October 07, 2010 Vegans/Vegetarians on Campus! Morningside College has been progressive in the Green movement, and is chock full helpful professors, as well as boasts an open minded student body. It is safe to say that anybody could feel at home at Morningside […]

Posted at: October 14th, 2010 - 3:07 am - Comments Off on Final Paper!

It looks like Morningside College has a friend in a high place. Former Governor Terry Branstad visited Morningside College October 11th, to drum up publicity for the end of the campaign. The conference was small, rather intimate and the governor was able to answer all questions. He however made it a point to concentrate on […]

Posted at: October 13th, 2010 - 7:42 pm - Comments Off on Terry Brandstad visit – a friend of Morningside?

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39618659/ns/us_news-weird_news/?gt1=43001 I had to choose this – because this is a great example of the news value of Novelty! A woman in full on fledged labor walked into walmart and took….ummm Software!!!!!!  Can you believe it? If your in labor, and if I was in labor I would be at St. Lukes, not wal mart! […]

Posted at: October 12th, 2010 - 4:08 pm - Number of Comments » 2

Courtney Brown Dr. Ross Fuglsang Journalism Thursday, October 07, 2010 Vegans/Vegetarians on Campus! Many people do not know that there is a difference between a Vegan, and a Vegetarian. A Vegetarian does not eat meat, however being a vegan is quite different. Vegans do not eat any meat, dairy, or animal by-products. The Vegan motto […]

Posted at: October 8th, 2010 - 9:30 pm - Comments Off on Vegan newstory.

http://www.gather.com/viewArticle.action?articleId=281474978581138 I can’t believe this. People can be so lame sometimes – I view yoga more as a lifestyle, not a religion. Sound off?

Posted at: October 8th, 2010 - 1:53 am - Number of Comments » 1

So off I go, on my little adventure of the day. I am a student, training to be a Journalist, and not all training exercises are conventional if you know what I mean. My job was to go find a complete stranger, and ask them for pocket lint, and have an experience with them. For […]

Posted at: October 4th, 2010 - 7:09 pm - Number of Comments » 2

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39490326?GT1=43001 For Friday: THis is an interesting bit. Since 1994  these guys have been taking information on the sexual habits of Americans – what they find is pretty interesting. They have their sources, it is well written, and I love talking about sex – it shouldn’t be taboo. It is more human than humans – […]

Posted at: October 4th, 2010 - 6:14 pm - Number of Comments » 1

Thomas Ritchie, online for the Sioux City Journal, made a scheduled visit to Ross Fugslang’s fundamentals of Journalism Class on Wednesday, September 29th 2010. Needless to say, the aspiring journalists said their class time would have been better spent with their normal Mentor. “He was very unprepared, and frankly kind of a nervous wreck” “He […]

Posted at: October 1st, 2010 - 7:51 pm - Number of Comments » 1