24 HOUR NEWS REPORT;
THE STUDENT WILL WATCH ONE 30 MINUTE NEWS SEGMENT ON TV. STUDENT UNION HAS A TV TUNED TO CNN NEWS ALL DAY.
WRITE AN OUTLINE OF WHAT WAS REPORTED IN THE NEWS SEGMENT. REPORT EVERYTHING BUT LOOK ESPECIALLY FOR HEALTH & AGING RELATED STORIES IF ANY.
REPORT ON COMMERCIALS. WHAT IS BEING SOLD TO US DURING THE NEWS? Who is the target audience?
Read one newspaper.
Write an outline of what is in the newspaper that day. For example; how many full page and half page advertising? How many pages for obituaries? How many pages for sports? How many pages for society activities? How many pages for news? And what types of stories made the front page or the back page?