Author Archives: Press Partners

26 Apr
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Press Freedom Index: ‘The map is getting darker’

Reporters Without Borders has just released their 2018 World Press Freedom Index. The results aren’t good and show that we have a lot of work to do.   Global press freedom continues to decline in 2018. Hostility towards journalists is ...

25 Apr
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Multitasking in TV reporting poses new challenge

By Danche Azmanova |  What do you do when the camera is heavier than you? How do you manage to hold the microphone in one hand, take notes with the other and shoot a video at the same time, while ...

24 Apr
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Discovering new lessons in radio journalism and American culture

By Anna Yakutenko | It has been three weeks since I started my Fellowship at Kansas City University Radio – an affiliate of National Public Radio in Kansas City, Missouri. And I must admit, it’s a challenging time having to ...

18 Apr
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Universities provide key role in journalism’s future

By Juan Luis García |  More than ever, it is important to recognize professional journalism and how universities play a crucial role to prepare future generations. As part of the Alfred Friendly fellowship, I have the opportunity to compare the ...

Krenar Sadiku
03 Apr
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Giving your heart and mind to a city

By Krenar Sadiku |  If you think you can’t teach seasoned journalists new tricks, think again. Think of a place far away. Think of a country with a distant and different way of life, although it might seem so close ...

Nikola Krstikj
03 Apr
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Macedonia vs Missouri method of journalism education

By Nikola Krstikj | Learning by doing — this is the essence of the famed Missouri Method practiced at one of the oldest journalism schools in the world. Teaching without practice – this is the way not only journalism but ...

Danche Azmanova
02 Apr
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Learning through the Missouri Method reaffirms my career choice

by Danche Azmanova People say that when you are 25 years old, you don’t know what you want from life. Well… that is really not my case. Since I was 5 years old, I knew I wanted to become a ...

Ivan Kuzmanovski
01 Apr
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My first week in the States

By Ivan Kuzmanovski |  It was four o’clock in the morning on March 15 when I left for the airport in Skopje, where I checked in and started the journey of my life. Just 20 hours later, I was in ...

30 Mar
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Fellows describe passions, ambitions in public forums

Living in a small town in Macedonia, Danche Azmanova knew from the age of 5 that she wanted to become a storyteller. Krenar Sadiku fell in love with journalism while watching his father, even though he adamantly discouraged his son ...

08 Mar
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Orientation and Initial Training, Missouri School of Journalism

Orientation and Initial Training, Missouri School of Journalism More than a dozen faculty members and specialists participate in hands-on training, seminars and discussions at the Missouri School of Journalism. The activity takes place in computer labs, lecture halls, conference rooms, ...