Alcohol, drugs dominate campus Clery Reports

Journalism students in the Spring 2017 News Writing (JRN 300) course, under the direction of Cindy Simoneau, reviewed the Clery Report from the four Connecticut Universities and UConn. Students worked...

High school teachers learn journalism at SCSU

Seven high school journalism teachers explored story ideas, data, photography and layout during a four-day workshop hosted by the Journalism Department at Southern Connecticut State University. The wo...

Drone Journalism course will be offered Spring 2018

As journalists around the country begin experimenting with drone photography, Southern’s Journalism Department now offers a course designed to help. The course, “Drone Journalism,” covers practi...

Two young journalists talk ethics

Students in the “Media Law and Ethics” classes at Southern are asked to interview working journalists and write about how ethics and law play a role in how news is covered. The stories are reflect...

An online editor reflects on journalism ethics

By Melissa Nunez Every morning when Eugene Driscoll, the editor of the Valley Independent Sentinel, unlocks his office door, the first thing he sees is the code of ethics from the Society of Professio...