Posts tagged "Journalism"

Write for ChiU!

Write for ChiU!
So… You’re a college student in Chicago. You’re passionate about this city. You love the college experience. You enjoy putting some of those thoughts into word/photo/video form. Why not write for ChiU? ChiU is looking for writers, photographers and/or videographers for the Fall 2012 semester. We were the first (and only) Chicago college student focused... Read more »

PC To Mac: An Ideological Journey

PC To Mac: An Ideological Journey
A black screen of computer death greeted me on Sunday morning, marked with the epitaph so many PC owners have inevitably been faced with: RESTART/COMPUTER MALFUNCTION/PRESS ENTER TO REBOOT. And though I desperately hit the enter key repeatedly, praying the last few months of reduced-to-zero-minutes battery life, sporadic inexplicable shutdowns, constant overheating hard drive and... Read more »

Write For ChiU!

  Dear Current and Future Chicago College Students, Do you love Chicago?  Do you love College?  Do you love when these two wonderful worlds come together?  Then you would probably be the perfect candidate to write for ChiU. Here is what we are looking for: Social media mavens Photographers Writers Chicago enthusiasts Here are (just)... Read more »
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20 Most Useless Majors?

20 Most Useless Majors?
  But these look like so much fun! (SOURCE: http://www.tdbimg.com/files/2011/04/27/img-hp-main—useless-degrees_002647795740.jpg) by Karis Hustad, Sophomore, Loyola University As a journalism major, I’m pretty used to people snickering at my job prospects. “Journalism?!  Its dead!  You’ll never find a job!” say the people with successful futures who laugh as they take out their calculators to continue on... Read more »

Campus Question: Being a Student In Chicago

Campus Question: Being a Student In Chicago
Hello again ChiU readers! Sorry for the hiatus last week, midterms and the hectic college life can be a little overwhelming at times.  However, the college life is exactly what we wanted to talk about this week with the Campus Question. ChiU is all about being a college student in Chicago, but how does this... Read more »

Loyola Center for Digital Ethics Posts Blogger Guidelines

Loyola Center for Digital Ethics Posts Blogger Guidelines
(Source: http://www.facebook.com/album.php?profile=1&id=157541290925156#!/photo.php?fbid=157541694258449&set=a.157541427591809.31864.157541290925156) As the line between journalism and blogging blurs into an unrecognizable gray area, one authority in digital ethics has decided to step up and propose a set of universal blogger guidelines. On September 22, the Center for Digital Ethic and Policy at Loyola University Chicago posted “Best Practices for Bloggers: Dimensions for Consideration”... Read more »
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ChiU: How it all began... And a little about Karis

ChiU: How it all began... And a little about Karis
Once upon a time I was a freshman. Though many people begin the story of their adult life like this, what makes my story unique is the setting of Chicago.  Though the Windy City is by no means a college town, I decided on Loyola University because it could offer me a residential campus, top... Read more »

Chicago: A DePaul student's love affair

Hello and salutations! Welcome to the blog of sophomore student at DePaul University, Katie Paul! I’m so excited you’re reading this, and I hope you are too. As you continue to enjoy reading my first post all I ask is that you keep your composure behind your keyboard and save all questions until the end.... Read more »