Exercise 1: For the NY Times article, "Bankers Call for Wider Measures to Stem Crisis," the best graphic for this story would be an infographic with graphs to visualize the actual numbers that are being discussed. This strategy would be to help people understand the need for this and the arguments behind the numbers. For… Continue reading Infographics
Suzi Perret shares the "romantic expression" of glassblowing. This abstract art takes planning and attention to detail, which Perret says allows the viewer to interpret and make the story last.
Summary Ledes 1 - An oven caught fire on Sunday, Feb. 26, causing Oak Run 540 to be evacuated. 2 - The Bourbonnais Fire Department responded to an oven fire at Oak Run 540 on Feb. 26. 3 - Oak Run 540 was evacuated after an oven caught fire, causing the fire department to remove it… Continue reading Lede Exercise
What did you learn from this assignment? I learned a lot about campus safety, as well as what to do when it comes to the organization and communication surrounding the group multimedia project. What went well? I feel as though the initial planning stages went well and I am happy with our overall project. The… Continue reading Mini MM story Reflection and Assessment
What I found most interesting about Melody's presentation is the size of the team. More often than not, I have found myself on small teams with too big of a dream and not enough time. It makes more sense to have a larger team where each team member has an assigned task and can benefit… Continue reading Reaction to Melody Alexander
I believe that my strengths in storytelling are taking pieces and compiling them together in order to tell an efficient and effective story. I have a strong knowledge and ability in all of the skills as my main focus is how to properly tell the story. I have experience in every one of these areas and… Continue reading Multi-media skills