News Writing and Lead Writing Exercises

Today we will:

  • Discuss Newscheck and how it works
  • Hear our first Newscheck
  • Berlin study abroad
  • Talk about news of the day
  • Discuss news writing — along with Zinsser and Field Guide
  • Try our writing news leads

News Roundup

Homework

  • Start thinking about ideas for news story (Assignment 2)
  • Read: For Tuesday: ZInsser 4,6,8
  • For Thursday: Field Guide 19-20
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