Tag: temple university

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

1. Can Notifications Encourage Struggling College Students to Succeed? (Eric Westervelt / NPR 2. Online Ed for the Underserved (Carl Straumsheim / Inside Higher Ed) 3. Who’d Be a Journalist? (Héctor Tobar / New York Times) 4. 15 Ways to Work Your Beat (Kenna Griffin / ProfKRG) 5. Three Years Later, Jury Still Out on […] more »

by Meredith Broussard

Numeracy, or numerical literacy, is at the heart of data journalism. And if you are the kind of person who wants to become more numerate in order to do data journalism (maybe you’re a designer? A student? An inquisitive citizen?), one way to start is by thinking about a horse. Specifically, I’d like you to […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

Women’s magazines are full of fashion, beauty and relationship tips. However, studying them has also taught one researcher a lot about their future, and about the future of the magazine industry as a whole. Brooke Erin Duffy, an assistant professor in the School of Media and Communication at Temple University, explains her findings in her […] more »

by Meredith Broussard

Making an introvert and an extrovert collaborate can be like plugging an extension cord into itself. Journalism professors see this in the classroom all the time: When an outgoing student gets paired with a shy student for a group assignment, the two students frequently don’t know how to talk to each other. They rush through […] more »