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SXSW Day 4: Innovations that broke through the noise

Assistant Professor Jeff Inman is representing Drake University at SXSWi (South by Southwest Interactive) this year March 7-10. Click here for his top 5 panel picks. For his rundown on Day 3, click here. And be sure to follow his adventures on Twitter: @MagStudies. AUSTIN, TEXAS— This is the time that you begin to regret your bad shoes and bad […]

SXSW Day 3: Reinventing Print

Assistant Professor Jeff Inman is representing Drake University at SXSWi (South by Southwest Interactive) this year March 7-10. Click here for his top 5 panel picks. For his rundown on Day 2, click here. And be sure to follow his adventures on Twitter: @MagStudies. AUSTIN, TEXAS— When Ane Marie Gardner said the most un-South By Southwest thing possible, people in […]

SXSW Day 2: Here comes the future, whether you want it or not

Assistant Professor Jeff Inman is representing Drake University at SXSWi (South by Southwest Interactive) this year March 7-10. Click here for his top 5 panel picks. For his rundown on Day 1, click here. And be sure to follow his adventures on Twitter: @MagStudies.   AUSTIN, TEXAS — Carl Bass summed up how everyone felt Saturday morning at South […]

SXSW Day 1: Embracing the “Scene-ius”

Assistant Professor Jeff Inman is representing Drake University at SXSWi (South by Southwest Interactive) this year March 7-10. Click here for his top 5 panel picks. And follow his adventures on Twitter: @MagStudies. AUSTIN, TEXAS —Let’s just call it the Day of Legos. Day 1 of South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive was all about connections—both […]

Senior creates viral quiz: “Which J-School Professor are You?”

In a quiz created by senior Kylie Rush, “Which J-School Professor are You?,” favorite Girl Scout cookies and Oxford comma preferences could make or break your results. Using the plug-in PlayBuzz, the Think Magazine technical director created the quiz in a brief 15 minutes, drawing from a bank of quirky facts she knew about each professor. […]

Helpful Holiday How-Tos

Students in Professor Lori Blachford’s magazine writing class tackled how-to projects in a new way this semester: with video. The students were inspired by a trip to Meredith Corporation, where they met with Drake alum and magazine grad Lindsay Fullington, the multimedia editor for a number of crafts titles and websites, including HowToSew.com. Lindsay led […]

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