Flagler College employees and family members gathered today to celebrate the end of yet another semester. Summer classes begin next week.
Below are some of the ideas, topics, videos and websites that we have discussed in Introduction to Mass Communication since the class began in January.
Continuous change: Eric Newton of the Knight Foundation: “We’ve entered an era of continuous change. Did you change last year? You’re a year behind. Did you go digital in 2002? you’re a decade behind.”
Newton mobile phones, tablets: “For the first time in human history, billions of people are walking around with digital media devices linked into a common network. The digital age is changing almost everything — who a journalist is, what a story is, which media work to provide news when and where people want it, and how we engage with communities.” Continue reading