#EIJ13 | Day Three, Aug. 26

Breakout sessions and other journo training fun that happened on Day 3 of the Excellence in Journalism conference.


  1. The day started with a Super Session called "Journalism, the Department of Justice and National Security: When the Watchdogs are Being Watched," which was moderated by Laurie Babinsiwas moderated by Laurie Babinski, media litigator at Baker & Hostetler LLP, and included panelists Lucy Dalglish, dean of the University of Maryland’s Phillip Merrill College of Journalism, and Jim Avila, Senior National Correspondent at ABC News and White House correspondent for Fusion.
  2. Mobile newsgathering: Making the most of your smartphone | Carl Corry, online local news editor, Newsday
  3. Shorter, Sharper, Stronger: How to Write Broadcast News Better | Merv Block, writing coach, Television Newswriting Workshop