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The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival from the interns' point of view
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Blogging exists as a form of journalism, especially when covering an event like the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. Yes, it is different from writing for a newspaper or broadcast television, but it is a way to provide information, news and sometimes even opinion to a large broad audience through an interesting medium.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Blog posting by Kayla Reopelle, Documentary Studies and Production ’14, FLEFF Blogger, Roy, WA
Pens scribbled onto paper scraps, journals and spiral...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Two words I'd never expect to hear in the same sentence. However, Jonathan Miller knew how to do it perfectly. Earlier this evening at the Dissonant Environments talk he said:
"The job of a journalist is to sift through the hairball of reality. And hopefully make some mittens or sweaters out of it."
I've never heard a better description of...
Monday, March 31, 2014
Monday, March 31, 2014
Reporter Jonathan Miller spoke at Ithaca College today about the complex and dynamic topic of the food industry and its link to progress. More specifically, how journalists can report on these issues. His talk was called “The Journalist’s Dilemma: How to boil the global food system down to spoon-sized savings without losing al its complexity and flavor?”
Friday, February 21, 2014
Blog post written by Blaize Hall, '15, Television-Radio Communications, Georgia, Vermont.
Edited excerpts from a personal interview with Mead Loop, Associate Professor and Documentary Studies Program Coordinator, Department of Journalism, Ithaca College
Q: I’d like to hear about your experience as an...
Sunday, January 26, 2014
Friday, April 5, 2013
Blog posting written by Shawn Steiner, Film, Photography, and Visual Arts '13, FLEFF Intern, Elkridge, MD
And once again we are back in Park 220 for FLEFF Lab Friday. Kelly Matheson from WITNESS is here and Dr. Patricia Zimmermann is moderating this hour. Come on by!
Kelly begins with the well-known video of Rodney...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Blog posting written by Kacey Deamer, Journalism and Environmental Studies '13, FLEFF Intern, Binghamton, NY
Some people hate to talk about themselves. I'm not one of those people. I'll tell you just about anything you want to know about me. More than anything, though, I love to talk about the environment. That's probably why I am a double major in
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Saturday, April 2, 2011
Blog post written by Evan Johnson, Journalism, Environmental Studies, German Language Studies ‘13, FLEFF Intern, Marlboro, VT
Danny Schecter is a journalist and independent film producer. He is the winner of...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
I'm Gena (pronounced like "Jenna") Mangiaratti, I'm a sophomore Journalism major with a minor in Anthropology. I'm from right outside of Springfield, Massachusetts.
In a little more than a year and a half at Ithaca, I feel like I have learned more about the world outside of my surroundings than in all the time...