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Local reporter talks journalism

By Hillary Smith University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire alumna and Leader-Telegram reporter Elizabeth Dohms offers insight into the world of journalism. Dohms’ typical day in the newsroom primarily includes emails, editing, and coffee. As she clicked through her seemingly endless inbox, … Continue reading

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Lessig calls attention to a broken Congress

By Hillary Smith A broken and corrupt U.S. Congress threatens America’s representative democracy, said a Harvard Law Professor in his Wednesday speech at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s 74th annual Forum. “At the core of our democracy, there is a … Continue reading

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Challenges facing global media ethics

By Hillary Smith Global media ethics, which are principles and practices expected of journalists and news organizations worldwide, have a long road ahead. New methods of communication are enabling media to extend the reach from local to global. With the expansion of … Continue reading

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