Description of the Ole Miss New Media Conference


  1. Ole Miss hosted a New Media conference where the students got to hear different speakers including, Fred Anklam and Lewis Dvorkin, discuss the changes in new media and how journalists need to keep up with this change.
  2. As many journalists have found social media and internet is the new face of journalism. With new ways of comunication a journalist has to be passionate about the story they want to tell and waste no time getting it out to the world.
  3. As stated before, being a competitive journalist is important. A journalist must also be unique.
  4. The key to standing out in business is having a unique identity. If you set yourself apart from everyone else then your newsworthy stories will be like no one else's.