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Catalyst Radio: Brian J. Bowe, on the state of journalism

by Catalyst Radio (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 04-13-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this edition of Catalyst Radio we talk about the mission of journalism with Brian J. Bowe, a professor of journalism at Grand Valley State...

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Has the divide gone mobile?

by Laurie Cirivello (LCirivello)

Submitted 03-29-2011 under OPINION

From the Rapidian staff   Quite recently, I was reading through the Predictions for Journalism 2011 series on the Nieman Journalism Lab website. Once again, many are claiming this is to be the “year of mobile.” Hardly earth-shattering as this...

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Downtown Alliance ups cool factor with mobile site

by Laurie Cirivello (LCirivello)

Submitted 11-20-2010 under OPINION

Grand Rapids' Downtown Alliance has launched a new DowntownGR Mobile website. The site, for use with web-enabled phones, is intended to provide an easy way for people on-the-go to find places to eat, locations to shop and...

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Foursquare moves from the schoolyard, to cyberspace.

by Joshua Montgomery (Madprankster)

Submitted 02-01-2010 under OPINION

When I was younger, I played a game called Four Square during recess at my elementary school. The goal of the game was to obtain the primary square and remain there as long as possible before being eliminated and bumped down to the lowest square...

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