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DBH 133 [clear filter]
Saturday, November 16

10:30am PST

Finding Feature Photos
Feature photos capture moments or slices of life, showing aesthetic qualities of a subjects with a strong emphasis on composition. This workshop will provide tips on finding and taking those shots and writing  cutlines. Pick up instructions for the photo contest at the end of the workshop or right afterwards in the hallway near DBH 133.

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Kim Komenich

Photojournalism Professor, San Francisco State University
Kim Komenich heads the photojournalism sequence in the Journalism Department at San Francisco State University. In 2016 he published “Revolution Revisited: A Look Back at the 1986 Philippine People Power Revolution,” which is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning images he took... Read More →

Saturday November 16, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am PST
DBH 133

11:45am PST

Contest Lab: Copy Editing
This is a 100-question quiz based on AP Style, English grammar and current events.

Saturday November 16, 2019 11:45am - 12:45pm PST
DBH 133

2:30pm PST

Fundamental Tools for Journalists
Google has developed a wide range of tools to help people thrive in all industries. I will share tools and tricks to help journalists find, verify and tell news stories in the digital world. At the end of the session I’ll send a PDF with all the tools mentioned. We'll cover Advanced search, Verification, Google Trends, Visualization, Geo and Mapping.

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Michael Grant

Teaching Fellow, Google News Lab
Micheal Grant is a veteran journalist who specializes in editorial experience design. He recently joined the News Lab as Teaching Fellow training newsrooms in the use of Google Products. Before joining the News Lab, Grant was UX design editor at Reveal, from The Center for Investigative... Read More →

Saturday November 16, 2019 2:30pm - 3:30pm PST
DBH 133

3:45pm PST

How To Cover And Write About A Game--In Any Sport
Invaluable tips on how to watch and cover a game, then produce the best coverage of the result from a 40-year veteran of sports journalism

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Mark Purdy

Journalist and Professor, San Jose State University
Mark Purdy, a Bay Area journalist, covered 14 Olympic Games and 32 Super Bowls during a newspaper career that spanned five decades. He was a member of the San Jose Mercury News staff that received a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the 1989 Loma Prieta "World Series Earthquake." Purdy... Read More →

Saturday November 16, 2019 3:45pm - 4:45pm PST
DBH 133
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