ERIC Number: ED205159
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Making Your News Service More Effective.
Berger, Joel S., Ed.
"CASE Currents" and "Techniques" articles, materials written especially for this manual, and papers from the 1976 CASE News/Information Special Conference make up this updated handbook on how to make a college news service more effective. Part I, "Managing the News Service" contains nine papers dealing with such issues as managing, staffing, policy formation, crisis planning, and evaluating the news service. Part II, "News Service Operation: The Basics and More" offers eleven papers focusing on such areas as increasing exposure, reference folders, developing a faculty news contact directory, targeting news releases, news conferences, and recruitment tips. Part III, "News Service Operation: Print Emphasis," contains twelve papers discussing such areas as feature writing, science writing, media technology, computerizing the news, preparing releases for optical character reading, typesetting, and news photos. The final section, "News Section Operation: Radio-TV," includes fourteen papers on areas such as basic broadcasting facts, radio coverage, radio news, television news, news clips, cable TV, and the electronic era in news service. (LC)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Higher Education, News Media, News Reporting, News Writing, Program Administration, Programing (Broadcast), Public Relations, Radio, Recordkeeping, Television
Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Suite 400, 11 Dupont Circle, Washington, DC 20036.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Washington, DC.