MIPA Summer Journalism Workshop – East Lansing, MI

MIPA Summer Journalism Workshop

Where: East Lansing, MI
When: July 29-August 2, 2012
URL:  http://mipamsu.org/workshop2012/

Digital Media Courses:

Advanced News Coverage for New Media: The Upstart Staff  – This is your hands-on opportunity to move your publication online. Think of this class as an intensive bootcamp for new media. Students will immerse themselves in the MIPA experience by using all the new media tools they can handle to cover as many of the workshop’s day-to-day events as they can. Students will…

  • Learn to build an effective online production cycle while balancing it with their print publication
  • Use social media and web to promote work & reach a larger- scale audience
  • Prepare themselves for the demands of online writing
  • Utilize live tweets, blogging & other social media outlets
  • Learn the differences between online & print writing
  • Develop news & feature video packages that tell a story
  • Practice & improve video & editing skills
  • Use interviews, create b-roll & add narration to a story package
  • Use in-depth storytelling techniques to capture the subject & captivate an audience
  • Upload stories to video sites such as YouTube & Vimeo


Aaron Manfull

Aaron is in his 26th year of advising student media. He is currently the Director of Student Media at Francis Howell North High School in St. Charles, Missouri. He is the Journalism Education Association Digital Media Chair and co-Director of Media Now. He is the 2023 JEA Teacher Inspiration Award Winner and is a former Dow Jones News Fund National Journalism Teacher of the Year. He is one of the authors of the textbook "Student Journalism and Media Literacy." You can find him on X and Instagram @manfull. He's a proud father. A transplanted Iowan. And an avid Hawkeye Fan.

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