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You weren’t using those First Amendment rights anyway, were you?

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville hosted the First Amendment Free* Food Festival on March 28, offering free pizza in exchange for temporarily signing away your First Amendment rights. No free speech, religion, press… no big deal when you’re talking about pizza, … Continue reading

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News at Noon examines the media upheaval of 1963

Many of us marvel today at the way digital technologies have affected news reporting and mass media, transforming forever our means of gathering and disseminating information. Even as it happens, we chat and post and tweet about the speed with … Continue reading

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Journalists find new routes to funding

New media requires not only new thinking to succeed, it also requires innovative financing. So, to stay relevant, reliable and readable, modern news gatherers are conjuring ways to keep the dollars flowing. This month’s News at Noon speaker series, co-sponsored … Continue reading

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St. Louis SPJ forges ‘News at Noon’ partnership with Missouri History Museum

SPJ’s St. Louis Pro Chapter recently formed a partnership with the Missouri History Museum to talk to SPJ members, museum members and the public about news, views and events in media. The discussions will be part of a monthly program … Continue reading

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