week 4 – thursday

Framing:

  • How are digital technologies, like blogs, changing how politicians, governments, businesses and non-profit organizations communicate with their core constituencies?

Agenda:

  • Housekeeping
  • Guest Speaker
  • Discussion
  • Lab

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week 4 : organizational communication in a digital world

Framing:

  • How are digital technologies, like blogs, changing how politicians, governments, businesses and non-profit organizations communicate with their core constituencies?
  • How do digital publics differ from traditional media publics?

Agenda:

  • Housekeeping
  • Lecture/Discussion
  • Lab

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Analytical Post : Blog Design

Here we go: the week three lab post (subject matter – genre is analytical post). Was due Monday AM. This was posted at 10.50 am.
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week 3 – journalism in digital world – th

Framing Question: How are digital technologies, like blogs, changing how consumers get news and opinion?

Agenda

  • Lecture/Discussion – Peg Achterman
  • Lab

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week 3 – journalism in a digital world

Framing Question: How are digital technologies, like blogs, changing how consumers get news and opinion?

Agenda

  • Housekeeping
  • Lecture/Discussion
  • Lab

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week 2 – thursday

Today’s Agenda:

  • Housekeeping
  • Links: the good, the bad and the ugly
  • GeekSpeak: more on RSS
  • Lab: subscribing to an RSS feed

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week 2 : link posts

Here they are, in all their glory!

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week 2 – social and technological context

Our topics this week:

  • A brief history blogging.
  • Blogging: definition, features and forms.
  • Technologies: RSS,  GoogleReader

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Week 1 – Introductions and Context – TH

Agenda

  • Housekeeping
  • A brief history of the Internet and blogging
  • Discuss Readings
  • Lab
  • For Next Week

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Week 1 – Introductions and Context

Agenda:

  • Who are we and why are we in this class?
  • What does the world of communication look like in an digital age?
  • Course overview, expectations, syllabus review
  • Technologies: WordPress
  • Multimedia: Did You Know 4
  • Handout (pdf)

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