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In a New York minute – Examining the sudden evolution of journalism and its impact on the news publications that are forced to adapt

In a New York minute – Examining the sudden evolution of journalism and its impact on the news publications that are forced to adapt

Kevin Dukovic, Staff Writer

March 16, 2012

NEW YORK - For centuries the only mode of news journalism came in the form of tangible handouts such as newsletters and newspapers. However, today the world of journalism is drastically different, and is changing at an expeditious rate. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Foursquare, Mashable. The list of s...

Sports Illustrated columnist Phil Taylor visits The Viking

Sports Illustrated columnist Phil Taylor visits The Viking

Austin Poore, Staff Writer

March 8, 2012

Sports Illustrated columnist Phil Taylor, who currently writes the “Point After” column on the magazine’s final page, visited The Viking today to discuss his career and offer some insights into professional sports journalism. The unassuming Taylor effortlessly commanded the room, holding t...

I hate to say it but…

I hate to say it but…

Peter Dennis, Columnist

February 23, 2012

…but Jeremy Lin (’06) is in for a rough few weeks. I know how foreign that may sound, what with him leading the before-terrible Knicks to wins in 8 out of their last 10 games, including a 7 game winning streak. Yes, he has scored the most points in his first 6 games since the NBA/ABA merger in ’76....

Look out for lockouts!

Look out for lockouts!

Shannon Scheel, Columnist

October 23, 2011

  This past humble evening, I realized that my columns needed a little extra “oomph.” Also, since I’ve started tweeting (if you need more of a daily Shans fix, hit up “shanscheel” on Twitter one time), I have been motivated to become more in touch with the news of the world. Because,...

Pit Bulls: Reclaiming America’s Dog

Pit Bulls: Reclaiming America’s Dog

Alistair Thompson, Features Editor

June 15, 2011

EDITOR'S NOTE: Due to the nature of this subject, this story may be difficult for some readers. ----------------------------------------------------------------- If trees could talk, the woods behind 1915 Moonlight Road would have some stories to tell. In the shadows of the white Virginia mini-mansion, the b...

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