Tag: media literacy

Virginia’s statue debate through the lens of media students

Virginia’s statue debate through the lens of media students

Conflict is essential in pretty much all storytelling and among one of eight news values journalists consider when covering a news story. We must weigh relevance with significance in an effort to prioritize what matters to the audience. The Confederate statue debate definitely falls in […]

What to make of the fake news furor

What to make of the fake news furor

Fake news has now become synonymous with the media. Everyone seems to be scrambling to identify or define what’s real but few have really captured the symbolism of this recent phenomenon. That’s why how you respond and what you do to get your news and […]