A Student Reporter Blogs About Her First Day On the Beat


Social Media Tools

Sue Llewellyn

Social Media Tools - BBC VideoThe new BBC College of Journalism website is full of really useful training videos, tips and guides. Whether you’re a budding journo or you’d just like a few useful tips on how to interview or write for tv etc.

This short film, made last year, is my very brief guide for how to use social media tools like Google, Twitter and Facebook  – I must learn to speak more slowly.

If you have any questions or need any advice please don’t hesitate to comment here or tweet me @suellewellyn.

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My journalism work comes full circle in Bellevue, Neb.

Rock Chalk Media Hawk

Kaitlyn Klein

On July 30, I met with Billy McGuigan for our second interview. Six years ago I went to the Omaha Community Playhouse as a freshman in high school to interview Billy for a school project. Tuesday I met with him as a junior in college, writing an article for a professional publicationImage

The subject was the same: his Beatles tribute show, Yesterday and Today, that I fell in love with in 2007 in its first season.

I took a shot all those years ago reaching out to this local group for an interview. I guess I got lucky. Unfortunately the video my partner and I were supposed to be filming was never captured, but I promise it was an awesome interview.

Now, I’ve been to the show at least seven times and I thought it would be great for the Bellevue community to get to know…

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