Multimedia

You Have the Right to Post on Social Media

You Have the Right to Post on Social Media

By Cierra Duncan As an increasing number of Americans use social media, questions on the legality of workplace policies limiting certain behaviors online have begun to arise. As the use of social media sites like Twitter and Facebook increase, employers have implemented rules limiting what employees can say online about their workplace and employers. Some companies have implemented policies that r... »

The Social Media Correspondent: Kenneth Ware, Jr.

The Social Media Correspondent: Kenneth Ware, Jr.

As a current graduate student, TSU Herald Life and Style editor and chief social media correspondent, Kenneth Ware is setting the standard for college-leveled multi-platform journalism. In addition to working alongside journalism professor and seasoned multi-platform journalist Serbino Sandifer-Walker and her blog socialmediacorrespondents.net, Ware has also completed internships with The New York... »

Dowling Street is Poised for an Economic Come Back

Dowling Street is Poised for an Economic Come Back

By Cierra Duncan The rough vocals of James Brown can be heard coming out of the ballroom. Children are cooling off while learning to swim at the neighborhood pool. Teenagers are laughing as they come out of the movie theatre.  Businesses are flourishing and the neighborhood is growing. At one point, this was the common occurrence on Dowling Street. Today, the music has stopped.  The neighborhood p... »

Kenneth Ware, Jr. Leads Students in an Innovate Day Assignment

Kenneth Ware, Jr. Leads Students in an Innovate Day Assignment

Kenneth Ware, Jr., chief social media correspondent, will lead Texas Southern University journalism students in an “Innovate Day” assignment at Houston’s Discovery Green today. See the Assignment (By Kenneth Ware, Jr.): There are a wide-variety of activities to participate in while visiting Discovery Green located at 1500 McKinney in the heart of Houston. Weekly, the park offers ... »

The Digital Journalist: ‘It’s Like My Paintbrush’

The Digital Journalist: ‘It’s Like My Paintbrush’

Sandra Gonzalez of WGNO-TV in New Orleans, La. knows how to tell a story. The veteran journalist has been at it for two decades and can’t imagine doing anything else. Except one day, her TV boss came to her, gave her a camera and said go find the stories, alone. She was 43-years-old and she hasn’t looked back since because to Sandra being a digital journalist is not any old job. I moderated an NAB... »

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