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Neighborhood Switch: From Friendly to Amazon

By Chelsea Bishop Amazon neighborhood‘s Sundance Natural Foods is in a modest building covered in fliers for various events and classes. There’s also a large machine that provides filtered water for 25 cents. While from the outside it doesn’t look … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: “Snowmageddon”

By Chelsea Bishop An article on the New Yorker’s website by Steve Coll entitled “Snowpocalypse” struck me as hilarious, and whenever anything makes me laugh I automatically feel more of a connection towards it. Coll’s article was short and simple, … Continue reading

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Homework after Week 7

Wait just a second! How did we get to WEEK SEVEN? (Oh, and finish it, too?) I feel like I just met you all. Sniff, sniff! That reminds me, it’s time for you to think up a hashtag for your … Continue reading

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Profile Assignment

Here’s The Formal assignment bit: Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood? AKA the profile assignment Assignment: Write a 500-1000 word profile of someone who lives, works or plays in your neighborhood. (NOT someone you already know, as in, not … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Blog: Metropol Bakery

By Chelsea Bishop Metropol Bakery is located on Willamette St. and boasts an enticing aroma that travels out the door and successfully lures in customers. The room is narrow and cozy, as a bakery should be, and the lighting is … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: J-Schools Get an F in Finance

By Chelsea Bishop While reading J-Schools Get an F in Finance, I was reminded of the article Doing Journalism in 2010 is an Act of Community Organizing that we read earlier in the term. The gist of both of these … Continue reading

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Homework after Week 6

Here’s the list! Take photos of campus and post them to Twitter with the tag #jweb and a short description. You can use Twitpic, Tweetphoto, Brizzly, Twhirl or many other Twitter applications (I think most of the phone-based ones support … Continue reading

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Positive Perspectives on Recession

Eugene citizens and business owners are largely unaffected by the recession and looking on the bright side. By Chelsea Bishop University of Oregon Reporting 1 students conducted interviews of two Friendly-area business owners and one individual on Tuesday and Wednesday … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Blog: Friendly Area Neighbors Meeting

By Chelsea Bishop Kayla, Susie and I arrive at the Friendly Area Neighbors (FAN) meeting half an hour early, hoping to catch someone to interview before the meeting commences. No such luck – after sitting in the dark in front … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: Sade & The Spotlight

By Chelsea Bishop When I saw an article on the New York Times’ website about Sade, the singer, I was immediately interested in it because I’ve really never seen anything about her in tabloids or newspapers before. Also, her song “By … Continue reading

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