The Marshall Project editor spoke on importance of rigorous reporting

By Lesly De Leon The Marshall Project Managing Editor Kirsten Danis shared the importance of rigorous reporting and offered advice to Texas State SJMC students Tuesday. Danis became managing editor for The Marshall Project in August 2015, about ten months after the project kicked off.  The Marshall Project, a nonprofit and nonpartisan journalism organization, focusesRead More

Adventures in Editing with National Geographic’s David Brindley

Even the editors at National Geographic magazine make copy-editing mistakes. David Brindley, managing editor for National Geographic, spoke with students and faculty Wednesday evening about the importance of thinking critically when it comes to copy editing. “It’s just thinking through things,” Brindley said. “Just thinking and being critical and having that critical eye of whatRead More