With the advancement of communication technology, journalism has become the fourth major power in modern society along with administration, legislation and justice. Besides informing the public what is happening around the world, it also interprets world events for the readers. Thus, journalism has vast influence to the society.
As a student majoring in Journalism and Communication, at home, I have written to my department monthly issue. As an exchange student I want to experience the reporter life here at Ewha. It is a special experience for a foreigner to involve in a local school newspaper. I am glad to have a chance to visit the Korean Herald and the Ewha Modern Dance Festival with reporters in the Ewha Voice.
School newspapers take up an important role in helping students know more about campus life, as well as the opinions on current issues. However, I find some differences between the school newspapers in
First of all, subjects that they carry are different. In
Secondly, I find differences in wording. In order to attract attention, some
Thirdly, the layout is different.
Different school newspapers have their own unique styles. One thing I find about the Ewha Voice, I can feel the passion of the reporters for their newspaper. Their dedication to keep the student community well informed is highly recommendable.
Mui Yiu Kei Keith