Recording at Schools May Be OK

Many states allow the recording of individuals in private settings only with the consent of all parties involved. Maryland is such a state: if you want to record a private telephone call, or use a camera or audio recorder in your office, you want to let people know that’s what you’re doing. This has rarely…

Welcome: Isabel Rockwood!

lease join the Advocate staff, advisors and the Office of Student Life in Rockville in welcoming Isabel Rockwood as the Editor-in-Chief for the 2017-2018 school year. Isabel spent the school year that just ended as the Managing Editor, and did a fine job in that.

The Press Exists to Hold Power in Check

The Times does a great job of explaining that Comey is a careful note-taker and even that FBI officer’s notes are used as evidence in trials. However, I really hope we see the proof soon.

Take “News Writing” Reason 8: Podcasting

And podcasting is a word-based medium. Yes, sound is a huge part, but the voices are reading scripts, and sound clips of interviews or doors closing or construction vehicles are organized within that script. It all starts with the writing. News Writing (COMM252) can help you learn it.