The award-winning Long Island Report is a multimedia news organization at Hofstra University where students gain valuable real-world experience producing news and features for online platforms.
Students learn how to work with editing images, video, audio and html and experiment with different types of tools for storytelling as well as using social media to generate story ideas and work with more diverse communities.
Reporters and editors from Long Island Report have gone on to careers in places like ABC, US News and World Report, The New York Times, CNN, Facebook, Mashable, BuzzFeed, Newsday and Long Island Pulse.
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Story ideas can be as varied as Long Island! Features, high school and college sports, entertainment events, and local politics are just some of the topics under discussion! We are interested in a variety of articles; from general news stories to photo essays and videos.
Pitch us via your class professor and our SUBMISSION GUIDELINES here!
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