By Gabrielle Topping Westhampton Beach High School and Joseph Sweeney Miller Place High School Two-time Olympian Janelle Atkinson competed in the 2000 Sydney Olympics and the 2004 Athens games representing her native country Jamaica, placing fourth and ninth in freestyle
By Gabrielle Topping Today, the Greene Team held a press conference with two-time Olympian Janelle Atkinson! Then, my team interviewed her at the new university pool. It was so cool interviewing someone who has accomplished something so grand. She is very
By Gabrielle Topping Today has been quite eventful. My profile on Ebony and my article on Janelle Atkinson were both finalized. My team’s Ducks package was finished with the article, pictures, script and video. Luckily, Heather helped Kerri, Joe and I
Ebony Thompson’s love of journalism started during her elementary school years, when she recalls writing stories in a composition notebook.
By Gabrielle Topping Today, the Greene Team had the opportunity to experience TV news in the newsroom with Stony Brook University Journalism Professors Connie Conway and Marcy McGinnis. It was very cool to be behind the scenes of a news
July 23, 2017 Today, I moved into my dorm room for the week. I was excited to already have spoken to my roommate, Adelyn over the phone on several occasions. Since, the people who lived in our dorm before us
By Gabrielle Topping To start the day off we ate breakfast and read the daily newspapers. Then we were taught a series of lessons in the newsroom, including: interviewing techniques, introduction to still photography and a video workshop. The Newsday Assistant
By Gabrielle Topping Today was my favorite day thus far. We visited Newsday and learned about the experience of current journalists. Then we went to the Long Island Ducks game. In our teams we delegated tasks of photographer, videographer, reporter, note