The Northerner

Sorority Bid Day 2013 — Video Report

Sorority Bid Day 2013 -- Video Report

Emily Lindeau, Design Editor

September 9, 2013

Alan Jackson takes BOKC stage

Alan Jackson thanking his fans from the Kentucky/Ohio area.

Brook Clifford, Staff Writer

November 18, 2012

On Saturday, the Bank of Kentucky Center hosted one of country music’s biggest legends and most well-known artists. Alan Jackson has had over a 20-year career and sold over 50 million albums worldwide. The BOKC was packed with audience members aging from 5 to 85 waiting to hear “The Small Town...

Media Business Model 101

Brook Clifford, Staff Writer

November 8, 2012

Media Business Model-Michael Giusti Giusti started out by outlining what a business model is and how different it is than a business plan. A Business Plan -55-page monsters -used to secure funding/investors -helpful in defining your operations Business Model -Why are they important? They...

Cell Phone Journalism

Brook Clifford, Staff Writer

November 5, 2012

Cell Phone Journalism-David Stephenson (University of Kentucky) Walking into the session I was hesitant because I think social media and journalism can sometimes be a really bad combination. Things could be easily misunderstood and people could take things differently than they should be interpreted....

9 ways to improve your sports section

Brook Clifford, Staff Writer

November 5, 2012

9 Ways to Improve Your Sports Section- Joe Gisondi (Eastern Illinois University) When I arrived at this session the entire room was packed and I basically had to stand in the hallway to be able to listen to the session. I noticed that the speaker was a student and he was trying to talk about anything...

Chicken Salad was YUMMY!

Emily Lindeau, Presentation Editor

November 2, 2012

This was a really fun and fast paced sessions. Our speaker quickly showed us bad front pages & inside pages and how we could easily change them up to make them better, in a matter of a few minutes. To sum it all up here's the basic info I have gained: 1 - Designers and the editors should have a...

Going through with the redesign.

Emily Lindeau, Presentation Editor

November 2, 2012

So I caught the last half of a design session over managing a redesign. The best advice I took from this session, was overall research. You can't see where to go and what you're doing wrong if you don't look up what is right. The group that did the redesign said it was a huge challenge to go from a broad...

10 Quick Design Fixes

Emily Lindeau, Presentation Editor

November 1, 2012

So while attending a great informational about newspaper design, I found some great ideas to pull back to The Northerner. My speaker was Ron Johnson from Indiana University. The best advice given was really not be afraid of acknowledging your own mistakes, so that you can fix them. The first subject...

Final Great Plate Update

October 12, 2012

Reflections Thus Far: A Great Plate Update

Reflections Thus Far: A Great Plate Update

October 1, 2012

So here we are in week 3... Unfortunately I have come down with a small cold of some sort, and I am incredibly annoyed with my lack of motivation to eat anything. I woke up this morning and did my usual routine, but when it came down to eating I snarled at the thought of a bowl of cereal. I am...

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