During the four-week course, students serve as foreign correspondents by working with interpreters while reporting about the Marche region of Italy.
A team of 10 Ithaca students reported on the inauguration of Donald Trump for PBS NewsHour's website and social media.
My colleague James Rada and I coordinated this project. Our team provided content for NBC News's broadcast, digital, and social media platforms. We even took over the network's Snapchat and the NBCBLK Instagram.
Students gain hands-on experience by experimenting with social media and mobile devices for newsgathering, distribution, and audience engagement. Follow us on Twitter. Our class hashtag is #ICParkSM.
Watch video packages produced by students in my Visual Journalism course. Follow us on Twitter. Our class hashtag is #ICVisJourn.