On Saturday, Feb. 28, I attended the LA Times/USC Annenberg HS Insider Journalism Day.
There were a few conferences discussing writing and broadcasting. I learned a lot about how to write, what information to put in your writing, how to catch the readers attention, and how to use my mobile phone for broadcasting. I also attended a Q&A conference with LA Times reporters, asked them questions, and got some tips on how to be a great journalist. It was a great learning experience.
While other students were typing up their essays, a then thirteen-year-old Ariana Hoshino was bent over a stop motion animation of "Flowers for Algernon". With her mom’s old still-life camera, Hoshino was coaxing movement out of still images and stories out of clay. ...