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The Next Edition: Boston Student Journalism Conference 2019

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WBUR CitySpace

890 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

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The Daily Free Press, Boston University's independent, student-run newspaper, invites you to attend their second annual networking conference, The Next Edition, at WBUR's soon-to-come CitySpace. On Sunday, Feb. 24, starting at 10 a.m., journalism students throughout Boston will have the unique opportunity to connect with online, print, radio and broadcast news organizations and hear advice from accomplished media professionals on how to take that first step into the industry.

The conference will consist of several panels and workshops throughout the day, listed below. We’re continuously adding speakers, so check in regularly to see who you’ll be meeting on the 24th!

10-11: Morning Keynote
11-11:45: (Pod)casting your net: How to get your start in audio journalism
12-12:30: Lunch
12:45-1:30: So you think you can tweet? Advice for journalists in the social media age
1:30-2:15: Interviews & Interviews: Getting hired and talking to sources
2:15-3:00: Workshops
- Your digital first impression: Building your portfolio
- Do's & Don'ts of Photo
- Ledes matter: Here's how to write one
3:00-3:30: Networking Reception

For more information, visit our website at https://dailyfreepress.com/

From now until Jan. 21, tickets to The Next Edition are $10 as an early bird special!

Tickets will be raised to $15 general admission on Jan. 22.

Please contact Anna Whitelaw, Public Relations Chair of the Back Bay Publishing Co., with any comments or questions at awhitel@bu.edu.

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