UAA hosts a panel discussion on domestic violence in Alaska

2010-04-30 by News, Sports, and Art

Panelists include: Sgt. Michael Beckner, UPD, Melissa Emma, Program Director for Abused Women’s Aid in Crisis, Inc., Prof. Randy Magen, Professor and coordinator of MSW program at UAA, Pamela Scott Washington, assistant Municipal Prosecutor in the only designated Domestic Violence Unit in the state and UAA Justice Center Assistant Professor Marny Rivera. Judge Karen Hunt moderated.

This event sponsored by UAA Against Domestic Violence. This podcast was recorded on April 7, 2010.

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Poynter Institute visual journalist Sara Quinn talks about the future of journalism

2010-04-26 by

Trained as a journalist, designer and illustrator, Sara Quinn has edited and designed magazines, Web sites, books and newspapers. She has almost two decades of experience in newsrooms and currently teaches in the areas of visual journalism, leadership and multimedia at the Poynter Institute for Media Studies. She spent a whirlwind week at UAA as the visiting Atwood Chair for the Department of Journalism and Public Communication.

Quinn’s public talk, titled ‘New Challenges, New Passions for a New Journalism,’ will address how young media professionals can prepare themselves for careers that have yet to be clearly defined.

This podcast was recorded April 12, 2010.

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Sara Quinn's faculty page at the Poynter Institute
Dept. of Journalism and Public Communication
UAA's JPC home page