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I Now Believe…

I’ve found it interesting to return and read my “I believe” statements written at the beginning of the semester.  After rereading my statements, I can confidently say that my belief statements have not significantly changed.  In fact, I would say many of my statements have been reinforced over the semester.  The most primary statements for […]

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I believe______about the news & journalism

My perspective on news, journalists and journalism has grown and changed throughout this class, especially when I was looking at the “I Believe” statements that I wrote at the beginning. I still stand by the statements that I wrote because they are still valid and important. What has changed about them is that I can […]

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Revisiting I Believe

After looking back at my I Believe statements from week 1, I still think that my statements are true, but I have learned many things about the news that changes my perception. I thought that most news organizations tried to write unbiased stories, but I learned that it is becoming more popular to insert yourself […]

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Looking Back on “I Believe…”

Looking back on what I believed about journalism at the beginning of the semester, I thought that nothing would have changed. I still believe that my responses to the first prompt are true today, but some of them have shifted. For example, I previously stated that the role of news organizations in my life was […]

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I believe… then and now

I really enjoy that we are all going back and reflecting on our I believe statements that we made at the begining of the class. One of my statements, I believe that the most challenging thing about being a journalist is being nonpartial to issues you feel strongly about, I feel has held true to […]

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I Believe, Revisited

Over the course of the semester, I really feel that I grew as a Journalist, a writer, and a media consumer. I did not think that my beliefs would really change that much, however there were a few things that surprised me along the way. Now, I would disagree with myself from the beginning of […]

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I Believe….Reflection

        Reading over my reflections again was relatively surprising as I still agree with much of what I wrote today. However, I think my knowledge on news from the analysis to the creation has really broadened. Now instead of just reading out of sheer curiosity, I ask myself question surrounding the purpose, […]

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I Believe…Three Months Later

Over the last semester, my knowledge about journalism has evolved greatly- I went from having absolutely no experience in it to thinking more critically about the news, and writing a news feature for the first time. That being said, I am surprised by how much I still generally agree with my statements. One statement that […]

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Looking Back at “I Believe…”

I still feel pretty comfortable with most of my “I Believe” statements made at the beginning of the semester. Many of my statements discussed the increasingly digital future of news and the accompanying financial challenges that organizations are facing.  These beliefs were reinforced by the articles in the module and at various points throughout the […]

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I Believe… Reflection

Reading over my beliefs again, I still feel as though they have stayed the same, but my understanding of them on a deeper level and also an execution-based level has evolved. Some that I feel strongly about still are below. I believe…. That everyone can be a journalist if they can put their strong personal […]

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