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Class Lecture Links

Semester Links

Week 1

Week 2 (Origins)

NPR News story on the sale of The Well and the origins of social media sites: http://www.npr.org/2012/09/03/160489198/well-whole-earth-lectronic-link

Week 3 (E-mail, Twitter, Facebook, Blogs)

I Forgot My Phone: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OINa46HeWg8

NYTs More connected or more alone? http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/01/disruptions-more-connected-yet-more-alone/

NPR’s Talk of the Nation: Using Hashtags (8 Jan 13): http://www.npr.org/2013/01/08/168883343/the-art-and-strategy-of-the-hashtag

Week 4 (The Changing Role of a Reporter)

Sherry Hu, formerly a KPIX-TV reporter, spoke to the Laney College Journalism 65 ‘Social Media for Journalists’ class, on February 22, 2013: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgoQzZ30yQY&list=PLBJy03_IbzP9FpEmqNSIiOUHiomqjdUY1&index=9

Week 5 (Local, Micro Social Media)

Guest Lecture video: Shaun Tai of Oakland Digital on use of social media, digital arts in an urban setting. Link to video: http://bit.ly/1g6Ekr5

Oakland Local: http://oaklandlocal.com/

Week 6 (User Agreements)

Trailer for Terms and Conditions (thanks to Tim): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzyafieRcWE

NYT New Facebook Policy Still Cryptic: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/29/facebook-to-update-privacy-policy-but-adjusting-settings-is-no-easier/

NYT Privacy Groups Aim to Stop FB Policy Changes: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/privacy-groups-ask-f-t-c-to-block-facebook-policy-changes/?_r=0&pagewanted=print

NYT Facebook Delays Privacy Policy: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/facebook-delays-new-privacy-policy/

Assignment  Choose a user agreement from a social media site, read the entire agreement. Select a term or a section that you find interesting. Write a 250-word essay on the user agreement, quote the term or section and detail why you selected it. Use the MLA citation standard to refer to the section you quoted. For MLA citation standards, see http://www.wou.edu/provost/library/clip/citations/mla/works_front.php

Week 7 (News Organizations)

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/09/business/media/pbs-newshour-begins-its-overhaul.html?_r=0

http://www.thewrap.com/tv/article/pbs-newshour-gets-fresh-look-new-correspondent-10622
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/07/business/media/at-pbss-newshour-departures-questions-and-complaints.html?_r=0
Old video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tvqpG4mEKI

Current YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/PBSNewsHour

Week 8

Week 9 (Copyright & Ethics)

NPR: How Storyful vets online content for news organizations: http://n.pr/175E5IQ

Kip Welch Guest Lecture on the legal aspects of social media
Kip Welch PowerPoint

On The Media: Social Media Coverage Of The Boston Bombing
http://www.onthemedia.org/2013/apr/19/twitter-coverage-through-night/

Read New York Times Magazine article on Boston bombing and write a 350-word review of the article for discussion in class next week: The Boston Bombing-Should Reddit Be Blamed for Crowd Sourcing a Smear?: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/28/magazine/should-reddit-be-blamed-for-the-spreading-of-a-smear.html?pagewanted=all

Week 10 (Investigative Reporting and Social Media)

Seth Rosenfeld/Richard Aoki Case Study

Rosenfeld’s Subversives Aoki Chaper

http://cironline.org/reports/man-who-armed-black-panthers-was-fbi-informant-records-show-3753
http://cironline.org/timeline-informant-history-3756
http://cironline.org/reports/documents-richard-aoki%E2%80%99s-paper-trail-3834
http://cironline.org/reports/fbi-files-reveal-new-details-about-informant-who-armed-black-panthers-3833
http://www.npr.org/2012/10/03/161408561/did-man-who-armed-black-panthers-lead-two-lives
http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBJy03_IbzP8IPc_K50u0IZdJFqvITTVa

Week 11 (International Reporting and Social Media)

NPR Arab Spring and Social Media: http://www.npr.org/2013/01/31/170765393/distant-witness-social-medias-journalism-revolution

GRNLive, The Foreign Correspondent’s Network Links: www.grnlive.com Twitter: @grnlive www.grnlive.net/blog

New York Times New Diplomatic Avenue: 140-Characters: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/world/new-diplomatic-avenue-emerges-in-140-character-bursts.html?_r=0

Week 12

Week 13

Week 14

Week 15  (Photojournalism)

Pinterest Pulitzer Prize-winning Photographs: http://www.pinterest.com/veronicamagan/pulitzer-prize-photos/

30 Photos that Changed the World: http://www.photographyschoolsonline.net/blog/2010/30-photos-that-changed-the-world/

NPR A War Photographer In His Element:
http://www.npr.org/blogs/pictureshow/2013/04/18/177608063/in-which-way-a-war-photographer-in-his-element?ft=3&f=1016%2C1039%2C1045%2C1051%2C1052%2C1137

Ray Chavez: http://photos.mercurynews.com/2013/01/04/video-oaklands-last-sideshow-of-2012/

Week 16

 

Other Links

Daniel Borenstein, Columnist and editorial writer, Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune and the Bay Area News Group/East Bay: For in-class discussion: http://www.ibabuzz.com/politics/2010/10/20/ad15-candidates-face-cct-ed-board/

NewsHour: Employees and Social Media (28 Jan 13)
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/media/jan-june13/dailydownload_01-28.html

Pew Research on News Media
http://stateofthemedia.org/2013/overview-5/
http://stateofthemedia.org/2013/special-reports-landing-page/citing-reduced-quality-many-americans-abandon-news-outlets/
http://www.npr.org/2013/03/18/174647304/as-consumers-jump-ship-news-outlets-shift-priorities

60 Minutes Report on the Founder of Twitter
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504803_162-57574759-10391709/twitter-creator-the-importance-of-tweeting-mom/

 

Sumul Shaw – Wildlife Control Links
http://analogordigital.wildlifectrl.com/?audio=analog
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boGyFAYomBo
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boGyFAYomBo&hd=1
http://wildlifectrl.com/
https://www.facebook.com/wildlifecontrol
https://twitter.com/wildlifectrl

 

Talk of the Nation: Tweeting Crime: Law Enforcement Adapts To Social Media
http://www.npr.org/2013/04/25/179038258/law-enforcement-adapts-to-social-media

Class lecture videos, including three-part SF Chronicle tour, are at bit.ly/125iHlc

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