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About zeilma45

Hi Everyone! My name is Kaitlin Zeilman, and I am a journalism major at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey. This blog is part of an assignment for my Online Journalism class. I hang out in the diners in and around my hometown quite often, so I thought that I would highlight some of my favorite ones.

Universal vs. Specialized Copy Desks:Unmasked

Hello readers, I am back to discuss yet another important subject regarding the plight of copy editors and reporters alike, and how their work is valued and distributed in the current state of publication. Universal vs. Specialized copy desks have been … Continue reading

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Corrections Policy for a Major Media Organization

Hello readers, I realize that I haven’t been back in a while, and while I apologize, there is a new and thought provocative subject to discuss. I was asked in our recent Copy Editing class what should be done about corrections … Continue reading

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Traditional Skills

Hello again, To continue on the point from my last entry, I now want to talk about skills that copy editors traditionally possess that can be taken into the digital age.

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Digital Skills

Hello again everyone, In this day and age, there are many skills that a copy editor needs to do their job properly. One of those skills would be to have a good background in all of the ways that have … Continue reading

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Biosketch

Hello everyone in cyberspace! My name is Kaitlin Zeilman, and I am a senior journalism major at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey. This blog will be part of my classwork for this semester in Copy Editing, so please read … Continue reading

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