We posted an article a few days ago encouraging journalists to attend the April 25 panel discussion at Northern Illinois University that will delve a little more deeply into the coverage of the February mass shooting in Aurora. But there's more to this panel discussion than just a journalist's how-to — so we're taking a …
At an April 25 seminar in the Sky Room of the Holmes Student Center at Northern Illinois University, we'll break down what journalists did well — and what we could have done better — in coverage of a mass shooting at the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora.
Hey, high school seniors! You can be named NINA Student Journalist of the Year!
"For young people with a passion for reading and writing, a thirst for knowledge or a calling to make a difference, let me tell you what journalism is and isn’t."
Get a load of who's on the NINA board!
"You’ve all noticed there is a full-frontal attack on the legitimacy of our profession. We should be vocal in setting the record straight."
DeKALB — Regional journalists and journalism educators gathered Thursday for the Northern Illinois Newspaper Association’s annual awards banquet on the campus of Northern Illinois University. The Daily Herald won a sweepstakes award for having the most points in the daily category, and the Galena Gazette won a sweepstakes for earning the most points in the …
Is there such a thing as a dress code in journalism these days? If not, maybe there should be.
The Daily Herald is expected to convert to full employee ownership before the end of the year. How will that work? Time will tell.
“We need to serve as watchdogs and gatekeepers and eyes and ears and voices for our readers, but we also need to remind people how to talk to one another."