WRIT 340 Blog Post #2: Research Trends on Anti-SLAPP Legislation

In conducting further research on the topic of media law, I’ve decided to narrow my subject down to anti-SLAPP law, for the time being. “SLAPP” stands for “Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation.” This phrase refers to situations in which often wealthy people in positions of power use lawsuits to quiet others that may not have … More WRIT 340 Blog Post #2: Research Trends on Anti-SLAPP Legislation

WRIT 340 Blog Post #1: Journalism & Law – Update

For the final assignment in my Advanced Writing 340 course, I’ve decided to update my topic from journalism & entrepreneurship to journalism & law. Although I think the crossover between my major and minor would have been an interesting subject to track, I realized from previous courses I have taken at USC that there is … More WRIT 340 Blog Post #1: Journalism & Law – Update

Africa Adventures: Grace Reflects on Her Journey Thus Far

We have officially passed the two week mark of my time with Africa Media this June. I’ve spent two weeks making friends from around the world, learning new journalistic techniques, practicing my writing skills, and exploring South Africa. I’ve walked with elephants and cheetahs, I’ve shopped at an African farmers market, I’ve visited the town … More Africa Adventures: Grace Reflects on Her Journey Thus Far