Listen on Soundcloud as hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark talk with Jan Larson, Professor of Journalism at University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, on the purpose and principles of journalism. Part of the Knowing News program series coming in October to help us all become more informed consumers of the news. Jan will be at the library on October 4 at 7:00 p.m. to introduce the book The Elements of Journalism. Copies of the book are available for check-out at the library.
Part II of our Knowing News program is a panel of western Wisconsin journalists discussing what it is like to work in today's newsroom on October 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the UW Stout Student Center Ballroom A. The Knowing News project, partially funded by a...read more
Our Knowing News programming includes a community read of The Elements of Journalism: What Newspeople Should Know and the Public Should Expect. Copies are now available for check-out. Start reading the book now OR just come to the introduction by UW Eau Claire...read more
The Knowing News programming we have coming in October is the result of a grant from the Wisconsin Center for the Book and the Wisconsin Humanities Council. The goal of the programming is to make people aware of the importance of journalism to a thriving democracy...read more
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