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 what you’re reading.” Brindley talked about […]

A unique marriage proposal catches viewer attention nation-wide

By Madelynne Scales Mass communication students gathered in a classroom Thursday during Mass Comm Week to hear how one professional used his skills to create an adverting love story. Nick Bastress, Advertising Account Executive at Time Warner Cable Media Sales, spoke candidly to students during the “Nic and Nick: An Advertising Love Story” session on how he used his knowledge […]