Date(s) - 09/05/2016
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sri Lanka Press Institute
by SLPI 1
The Sri Lanka Press Institute (SLPI) has organized a half-a-day workshop for journalists on understanding the techniques in writing to the online news website on Monday the 9th of May 2016, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the SLPI premises.
The trainer Dr. Denae D’Arcy is in Sri Lanka on a Fulbright Scholar Grant sponsored by the United States State Department. She has a PhD in Communication and Information Science and teaches journalism at the University level. D’Arcy worked as a television and online news reporter for 11 years winning Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists awards.
The workshop will cover the following areas;
ü The pros and cons of online news
ü Case studies of U.S. newspapers with websites
ü Profile of the online reader
ü Print and online news comparison
ü Online writing QUICK TIPS
ü Online news and social media – promoting your work and company
ü Ethics and online news