Category Archives: 7802

  • How to connect to the video server using EVO ShareBrowser

    Posted on August 21, 2015 by in 4804, 4806, 4992, 7802, Help Files

    If you are editing video for 4804, 4806, 4992 and some other courses, you will need to use the EVO server (formerly known as Avid/Unity) as the storage place for your work in progress. This article provides instructions for connecting to that server.

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  • Data Portal: A collection of publicly available databases

    Posted on April 13, 2015 by in 4462, 4802, 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Help Files

    City of Columbia Real-time 911 Fire & Rescue Dispatch Columbia Police Dispatch (6-hour delayed) State of Missouri Missouri State Auditor’s Website Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Missouri School Directory Non-public schools information report Non-public Title I Schools report Missouri Department of Natural Resources – Water levels in lakes & rivers MU Institutional Research […]

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  • 7802 Multimedia Reporter Interview assignment

    Posted on January 12, 2015 by in 7802

    For this assignment you will record an interview (via Skype, Google Hangout, Apple FaceTime, or whatever) with a real-life professional multimedia reporter and then create a finished, edited video that delivers the most interesting insights you gather. You may also record the interview in person, if that is possible. You can discuss a specific piece […]

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  • 7802 Mobile Reporting assignment

    Posted on January 12, 2015 by in 7802

    Your task is to report and produce a piece of journalistic multimedia using only your smartphone. The finished piece must contain video, and can also include still photos paired with audio and/or text if you choose. It should tell some kind of focused yet complete story using what you have learned so far about attributes […]

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  • Policy on anonymous sources

    Posted on December 8, 2014 by in 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Convergence Resources, Help Files, MSJ

    Anonymity threatens a newspaper’s credibility.  Our newsrooms’ compact with its audience is bound by the credibility.  That’s why using anonymous sources should clear the highest barriers. All anonymous quotes and citations MUST be cleared by a faculty editor unless prevented by time factors.  Reporters MUST reveal the source to their editors.  Failure to do so […]

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  • Natural sound storytelling example: NPR’s kayak commuter story

    Posted on November 3, 2014 by in 7802

    This example should help you better understand how to produce the kind of sound-rich audio stories often heard on NPR.

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  • Getting started with Final Cut: Creating a Library in FCPX

    Posted on September 9, 2014 by in 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Help Files

      Final works off storage areas it calls the library. This is a change from last year’s version of Final Cut. Every student needs to have his or her own library and every time you sit down to one of the J School computers you need to make sure Final Cut is saving your files […]

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  • 7802 Course Assignments and Grading

    Posted on August 20, 2014 by in 7802

    Basic Info | Schedule | Grading | Policies | Equipment | Student websites | Student blogs Grades are based on professional standards, improvement, successful application of course teachings, and consistent effort. Assignments will not be accepted more than one week after the original due date. Your final grade in the course will be calculated according to these percentages: Blog Reflections, Tweets – 10% […]

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  • Protected: 7802 Schedule – Week 04

    Posted on August 20, 2014 by in 7802

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  • Protected: 7802 Schedule – Week 02

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