My commentary students are currently posting their video blog entries, in some cases somewhat against their will. And that’s actually the point of this assignment. I want them all to get used to the idea of creating and posting video. Because this is something journalism grads are all going to be doing at one point or another. For example, here’s a pair of videos produced by recent graduate Cody Riedel, who now does online and social media for the Kearney Hub. The first was produced as a part of my class back in 2009, and the second is a recent Casual Sports Fan from the Hub.
And here are several of my current students’ video blogs: