5 reasons you should join ONA Mizzou

By Rose McManus


Thinking of joining ONA? Come to one of our info sessions on Wednesday, August 31 and Thursday, September 1 at 6:45 in Fred Smith Forum. In the meantime, here's five reasons why you should join!


Ask the newsroom: 7 editors and reporters from The Los Angeles Times share tips for young journalists

IMG_3070.jpg
By Tessa Weinberg

We asked the question, “In the increasingly digital and changing landscape journalism finds itself in, what advice do you have for young people entering the industry?”







Ask the newsroom: 8 editors and reporters from The Kansas City Star share tips for young journalists

Photo courtesy of Flickr user James Cridland

By Rose McManus

From being unique in your writing, to finding your first real job, reporters and editors from The Kansas City Star offer up their best pieces of advice for aspiring journalists.





5 tips on creating your website portfolio



Photo courtesy of Flickr user India7 Network

By Kelsey Castulik 


So you’ve spent endless hours on creating some content.  Whether it be for an internship, summer class or as freelance, you want to display all your work as a growing professional. Where can you show off the effort you put in? An online portfolio.


No summer internship? No problem!

Photo courtesy of Flickr user Jean Etienne Minh-Duy Poirrier
By Casey Edwards

If you’re like me then you’re not spending your summer at an internship learning and creating amazing things, and that might have bummed you out a little bit. But if you don't have an internship, it doesn't mean you're going to fall behind. Here are some ways to “stay on top of it” during the summer.