Creating content on The Rapidian: Hyperlinks

by (Holly)

Submitted 01-16-2012 under OPINION

When creating an article on The Rapidian, it's important to share the source of your information and the claims found in your article. You may also want to help your readers find more information about an issue, subject or event. If you were...

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Creating content on The Rapidian: Adding a calendar event

by (Holly)

Submitted 01-04-2012 under OPINION

Last week, we showed you how to (as a reporter) add your article on The Rapidian. This week, we show you (and by that we mean anyone with a user account for The Rapidian) how to add your event to our Calendar pages. If you've been looking...

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Sum It Up: The Meaning of Things

by (George)

Submitted 03-15-2011 under OPINION

Though we haven't been calling much attention to it, there have been scads of very minor website upgrades happening behind the scenes here at The Rapidian HQ. But recently we launched something so we big we just need to make mention of it. Summary...

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Catalyst Radio: Kevin Den Dulk encourages his students toward community engagement

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 01-07-2011 under NONPROFITS

The Rapidian has been working with classrooms to submit content for the last several semesters. We talk with Kevin Den Dulk, the first professor to approach us about class submissions. The collaboration has matured over the last year; hear how...

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Observations from Block by Block, a community news summit

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 09-28-2010 under OPINION

From Rapidian staff: Last Thursday, I pinwheeled through the freeways separating our city from that tall bold slugger known as Chicago. It was the first Block by Block summit (BxB), a conference organized by Michele McClellan of the Reynolds...

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Opinion: Taking a Look at Expectations for Rapidian Content

by (drewsa9)

Submitted 09-29-2009 under OPINION

For every person shot by a gun in this city, there are hundreds who challenge their own belief system, learn something about themselves and reach a new level of awareness. For every person involved in a car accident, there are hundreds of parents,...

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