Journalism Boot Camp opens Saturday

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The 3rd Annual Journalism Boot Camp will be held Saturday from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the 4th floor of St. Thomas Hall at the University of Scranton.

The event is co-sponsored by the Scranton Times-Tribune, Marywood University and the University of Scranton.

The following sessions have been scheduled:

8:45 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks

Larry Beaupre & Matt Reavy

9:00 a.m.
Interviewing (Sarah Hofius Hall), STT 462
Copyediting (Stephanie Sadowski), STT 463
Feature writing (Chris Kelly), STT 465

10:00 a.m.
Editorials/Cartoons (Pat McKenna/John Cole), STT 462
Page design (Chad Sebring), STT 463
Investigative reporting (Jessica Matthews)

11:00 a.m.
Newsroom culture (Faith Golay), STT 462
Using graphics (Bob Sanchuk and Kristin O’Malley), STT 463
Journalism ethics (John Murphy), STT 465

12 noon LUNCH: On your own
Please reconvene a few minutes early in the room of the 1 p.m. session of your choice.

1 p.m.
Feature writing (Chris Kelly), STT 462
The Web (Jeff Sonderman), STT 463
Libel & other legal issues (Tim Hinton), STT 465

2 p.m.
Sports writing (Scott Walsh), STT 462
Photography (Mike Mullen), STT 463
Interviewing (Sarah Hofius Hall), STT 465

The following sessions will be held in the TV Studio in the Communications Wing.

3 p.m. Your first job
Cecilia Baress & Ashley Teatum

3:50 p.m. Conclusion
John Murphy & Matt Reavy

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