Diane Alters

Diane Alters is a lecturer in journalism at Colorado College, where she is also the academic specialist in Communications. She has been a reporter or editor at several newspapers, including The Boston Globe and The Denver Post. She has an undergraduate degree from Grinnell College, a doctorate from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and is co-author of Media, Home, and Family (Routledge 2003.) Diane.Alters@coloradocollege.edu; @DianeAlters

by Diane Alters

There was a time when some of us taught journalism classes in a single medium. In a print-based class, we taught writing. We read newspapers and books, and students reported and wrote and wrote. Today, as we all know, that’s not enough. So how do we introduce visuals into a print-based class? At a small […] more »