Some of America’s best writers started as journalists. Think Mark Twain, Ernest Hemingway and Annie Proulx, to name a few.
And some journalists today are America’s highest-selling authors. Think Bob Woodward, Thomas L. Friedman and Mitch Albom.
If you have an obsession with pen and paper, sign up for Newswriting I. Learn the basics of writing the news and the workings of a newspaper. While you’re at it, you’ll meet and interview interesting people and be a voice for students.
And you’ll hone the craft you love. Maybe you’ll be the next great American writer or journalist.
A three-credit elective, Newswriting I, or J216, meets at 5:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays.
For more information, contact J216 instructor and Byline Advisor Vince Tweddell at email@example.com.