I will spend a few minutes speaking with you about your story angles and sources. If you have a concrete angle and sources that you want to pitch, please write your name on the board. If you don’t have a … Continue reading “Brainstorming Session” →
Web Writing Assignment First, let’s review the Blog Post 2 – Journalistic Web Story Today will we remember the groundwork — the basics — of journalism. All of you have some experience with these basics from COJO 2100 (Media Writing). It … Continue reading “Remembering the Groundwork of Journalistic Writing” →
Industry Blogs First, it’s important to know that there are different types of blogs. Let’s visit these examples to see how people in our field are using blogs. Most major news organizations have journalist-authored blogs. For example, The New York … Continue reading “WordPress Setup and Workshop” →
Welcome! About Me About You Take this note card. Fill it out with: 1. Your name. 2. What you like to be called. 3. Your major. 4. The type of media content that you’re most excited to learn about and … Continue reading “Here We Go! Multimedia Production!” →
Aperture Aperture: Refers to the amount of light that enters the camera. Small aperture means little light is entering the camera. Large aperture means a lot of light is entering the camera. F-Number F-Number (or F-Stop): Also refers to the … Continue reading “Basic Photography Terms” →
Chapter 12: Modern HTML Rethinking HTML Structure: pp. 546-550 Updating HTML Structure in Starbuzz: pp. 551-558 Creating a Blog Structure in Starbuzz: pp. 559-572 Adding a Navigation Bar: pp. 573-577 Adding Video: pp. 578-584 Adding Audio: pp. 710
Ch. 11: Layout and Positioning: Arranging Elements ***Remember that you can view the source code (html) and css of each layout that is linked below. Right-click, “View source” or “View page source”, and see the html. To view the css, … Continue reading “Layout and Positioning Strategies” →
Calling all scientists, storytellers, and students! Do you have a story to tell about water? Wyoming EPSCoR is accepting submissions for the third Communicating about Water (CAW) Essay Contest. The winning students (undergraduate and graduate) will receive $500 scholarship and … Continue reading “Writing Contest” →
During advising weeks, please remember to visit our COJO website to view the internships and jobs that are available for this summer and next fall semester. Your talent is wanted and needed!
Please see some helpful links about color combinations here and see some websites that use different color combinations here.
The study “politics and social media” that was hosted by Conroy Stout before spring break has been extended. Students are welcome to attend on Thursday, April 6 @ 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Engineering Room 2109. Students will be … Continue reading “Extra Credit Opportunity Extended” →
Ch. 9: The Box Model with CSS A new and improved Head First Lounge — pp. 362-366 Box model basics: Content, padding, border, margin — pp. 367-372 Applying the box model — pp. 373-391 Classes vs. ids — pp. 392-397 … Continue reading “The Box Model with CSS” →
There is second extra credit opportunity on Thursday March 9 or Friday March 10 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Engineering Building Room 2109. You will take a short survey and enjoy free food. You will get 5 points extra … Continue reading “Extra Credit Opportunity #2” →
You will earn 5 points of extra credit adding to your lowest quiz score if you participate in BOTH research sessions.
Ch. 7: Adding a Little Style We’re learning another language! — Cascading Style Sheets Understanding the basics — pp. 255-260 Identifying and manipulating selectors — pp. 261-271 Creating an external CSS and linking to it — pp. 273-280 Understanding inheritance … Continue reading “Week 6: Introduction to CSS” →
JOB/INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY (Paid and Unpaid) Laramie,WY: Studio Bees a video production agency is looking to hire UW students and non student: – Videographers/Photographers – Project managers – Account executive/Sales rep – Social media marketers – Accountants – Actors Some of … Continue reading “Studio Bees Job and Internship Opportunities “ →
Announcements This week: Finish Ch. 5 on Images Set up our websites in Dreamweaver Cover Ch. 7 in Krug Start (and hopefully complete) HTML book Ch. 6 and 7. Assignment #4: Website with Images is now due on next Tues. … Continue reading “Week 5: Dreamweaver Set-Up & HTML Standards” →
Do you have a research project from COJO 3070 (Comm. Research) that you’d like to share? WYOMING UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH DAY April 29, 2017 A Celebration of Undergraduate Research Calling all undergraduate researchers! Come participate in Wyoming Undergraduate Research day on … Continue reading “Undergraduate Research Day” →
Reminder: Assignment #2 (Draft Design & Layout) Due Tonight to WyoCourses. Reminder: 25-Point Quiz on Thursday during class time. Understand the differences among inline vs. block vs. void elements. Identify examples of each type. Understand what the basic elements (or … Continue reading “Week 4: Domain Names, Hosting, Linking, and Images” →