Former Student Wins Pulitzer Prize With Tweets Even Without J-School Instruction on Twitter

Even without formal instruction from my multimedia journalism course, Tuscaloosa News’ Wayne Grayson figured out how to make Twitter a critical part of breaking news coverage, which won the news organization a Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting.

WVUA Video of University of Alabama Students At Bama Belle Crossed Way Over Ethical Line

A WVUA YouTube Video showing distraught, emotional University of Alabama students after Charles Edward Jones fell overboard Thursday from The Bama Belle violated the Society of Professional Journalists Ethics code, which requires journalists to minimize harm.

Tuscaloosa News Patrick Murphy Photo Illustration Raises Interesting Questions

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The Tuscaloosa News’ April 6, 2012 photo illustration of Alabama Softball Coach Patrick Murphy in what looks like an LSU Uniform misleads and goes a bit too far in illustrating a “what if” scenario.

Ten Days and No Post– What Gives?

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I just realized tonight when I went to place an update on the Society of Professional Journalists’ Diversity Blog, for which I write occasionally, that I had not provided an update here in 10 days. In the world of journalism … Read More