Author Archives: Alex McDaniel

About Alex McDaniel

I am a first-year journalism graduate student at the University of Mississippi.

Interviewing Assignment

Using one or more components of digital media, you have until NEXT MONDAY (April 4) at 8 a.m. to complete the following assignment, which is worth a 100-pt. quiz grade: Interview someone who isn’t a friend or family member. It’s up … Continue reading

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Getting in the right mindset

This morning I’m writing from a charter bus, where I’m spending the day performing in Tennessee and Mississippi with the Ole Miss Wind Ensemble. (luckily I have my iPad and the bus has WiFi.) It’s funny how the ongoing conversation … Continue reading

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What do you look for in a newspaper’s website?

As a website developer and former editor-in-chief of The Daily Mississippian, I spend a lot of my time exploring and studying the online components of print publications.  When I was DM editor in 2009-2010, we were in a huge transition … Continue reading

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Hello Again, Experience Makers!

Hi everyone! I’m Alex, Dr. Husni’s teaching assistant for Journalism 101. My contact information is listed on the syllabus, so feel free to e-mail me at if you ever have any questions about the class. You will be expected … Continue reading

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