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Every Word Counts


By Hannah Button
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 | 4:41 p.m. PDT

All it takes is one awkwardly-phrased sentence to give your anchors the tongue-twist of a lifetime.

Editing the Copy - The "Glue" of Our Show


By Christina Schoellkopf
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 | 11:01 a.m. PDT

Last minute editing of the copy is great, but let's continue training our writers to excel the first time around! 

Capture Viewer Attention Early


By McKenna Keil
Thursday, October 9, 2014 | 10:58 p.m. PDT

The lead story seems like such a small part of a 30-minute newscast, but find out why it holds so...

Follow The Leader


By Michelle Nadjar
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 | 10:48 p.m. PDT

First impressions are lasting impressions.

Lead Stories Don't Grow on Trees


By Jillian Olivas
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 | 9:21 p.m. PDT

I'm proud to say that Team Tuesday has had quite a few lead stories that were solid lead stories. They...

What Makes Something A Lead Story


By Evan Budrovich
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 | 7:58 p.m. PDT

The first thing you see on T.V. has to work perfectly. 

Fight to Save Your Lead


By Christina Schoellkopf
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 | 6:37 p.m. PDT

I learned a crucial lesson from the reporter of my lead story. It can be summarized by one word: commit!

What Are You Watching For?


By Hannah Button
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 | 2:21 p.m. PDT

A successful producer must always remember to keep their audience in mind.

Keeping Up With Your Stories


By Ivana Banh
Sunday, October 5, 2014 | 9:36 p.m. PDT

News keeps happening and it's your job to get the latest. 

Practice Makes Perfect


By Pierce Larsen
Saturday, October 4, 2014 | 9:43 p.m. PDT

It's week 2 already!?

No. 22 Trojans Corral Buffaloes

Post Colorado Game Press Conference

Pullard: "Get Him the Ball"

Cravens "I Love a Crazy Environment"

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Inside the Media Center: Doughnuts and Collaboration


By Fernando Hurtado and Emily Thornburg
10/16/14 | 2:18 p.m. PDT

In this episode of Inside the Media Center (ITMC), we show you what doughnuts do to a Media Center full...


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