Capture Generation Y Through Your Lens: SPJ-FIU Launches Photojournalism Contest

Theme: Capturing Generation Y Deadline: April 21, 2013 Use your camera to tell the story of this generation through images. What is different and unique about it? Use your imagination and creativity, but remember to stick to facts and real moments.  This is about photojournalism. Rules  The national competition is open to anyone 15-years-old or

2013-03-08T02:30:35+00:00 March 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|

FIU-SJMC Shows Off Its Colorful Side With Harlem Shake Video

The Harlem Shake craze is everywhere, even at FIU.  PHOTO COURTESY OF FIU SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION         A student newsroom can create strong bonds, and the FIU's School of Journalism and Mass Communication class of 2013 has proven that. To close their college experience, the students organized

2013-03-04T07:49:29+00:00 March 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|

KISS Country Attracts More Listeners With Undercover Concerts

Country music artist Sara Evans was the fourth artist to perform at KISS Country’s undercover concert on Apr. 17, 2012. Her performance took place at the Sport of Kings Theater at Gulfstream Park, with an audience of more than 400 fans. PHOTO BY DANIEL ESPINOSA     By Daniel Espinosa South Florida News Service Since

2013-02-18T15:34:20+00:00 February 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Scripps Howard Foundation Notes SFNS’s Influence — Donates $250,000 To Student Journalists

North Miami, FL – The School of Journalism and Mass Communication (SJMC) at Florida International University (FIU) today announced a $250,000 commitment from the Scripps Howard Foundation, the charitable foundation of the E.W. Scripps Company, in support of the school’s South Florida News Service (SFNS). The funds will be used to help sustain the SFNS

2013-02-15T16:28:13+00:00 February 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Miami Children’s Museum Holds Monthly Event For Kids With Autism

Roberto Dominguez, 7, and his mother Jannette Dominguez in their home in Goulds, Thursday, Jan. 31. Roberto lives with Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified, a condition on the autism spectrum, and visits Miami Children's Museum on Sensory Saturdays. The program features a lower-key environment than normal for children sensitive to over stimulation.  DANIEL BOCK

2013-02-01T11:20:03+00:00 February 1st, 2013|Uncategorized|