Tag Archives: Journalism

Just for Laughs

Toby, our journalism adviser showed us this from Bryanthomaschmidt.net.  Unfortunately, today was also the last day of class.  More about that coming soon… Your Punctuation Personality Type  by Leah Petersen > A recent (totally made up) scientific study analyzed what your … Continue reading

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On the Job

The film “Crossing Borders” was shown in the Heiner building on campus a couple nights ago. I didn’t plan on going to it, but Cutter (our editor) was there, and I felt like I should say hi – and maybe … Continue reading

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Journalism: Behind the Desk

There was a quote about desks, from Benjamin Franklin – or maybe Albert Einstein – Not sure which. I read it on the internet (so it has to be true). But it was something like, “A clean desk is the … Continue reading

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Possible cuts to the Horizon budget

James Hearne, assistant editor at the Horizon returns from the student council with grim news. The student council reports projected budget cuts from $742,000 to $715,000 in 2012/13. The Horizon’s budget may be cut by $2,000. James says the council’s … Continue reading

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Congrats to Kareem Bryant

Congratulations to Kareem Bryant. The former Horizon editor/ reporter, local musician, and veteran, is being awarded a scholarship from the SPJ. Toby Sonneman, Horizon adviser and journalism instructor, wrote in his letter for recommendation: “Kareem has had rich and diverse life experience that makes … Continue reading

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What 007 and I Have in Common

It feels as if I’ve been writing correspondence from the trenches for the last three years – dodging angry Germans and eating spare dog meat when I can. But that’s simply not true. I’m in my second quarter at Whatcom … Continue reading

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Inside the News

Ever wonder how a newspaper gets published? THIS IS IT. Here’s a few photos of the Horizon’s news staff designing our next issue. The process can be hectic, but it’s usually fun. (Melissa, our production editor designing our next issue.) … Continue reading

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SPJ Conference at Pacific Lutheran University

Hey everybody, A couple weeks ago I went to Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma for the annual Society of Professional Journalists conference. As it turned out, the conference was being held the day after my birthday, so I was feeling … Continue reading

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WCC’s News Blog

Finally, the moment you have been desperately waiting for is here. The Horizon has a blog that it can call home. I am pleased to announce that we will be offering much more than just the news. This blog is … Continue reading

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