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End of an internship

End of an internship

For a little over six months now, I’ve been working with High School Insider under the guidance of my mentor Kyle Finck. I’ve been learning how to write like a real journalist, how to phrase things, how to structure my articles, and planning the skills it takes to...

Crawling with the spiders

Crawling with the spiders

Crawling through cobwebs, animal feces, making my way through spiders, insects, rats, snakes and various other phobia-inducing creatures, was my routine for the past six years on a daily basis, almost. But as time passes by, I frequently think of it. Now that I have...

Opinion: Bias in the news: Who’s to blame?

Opinion: Bias in the news: Who’s to blame?

The U.S. media has come under intense scrutiny and skepticism with the rise of fear over fake news, cyberattacks, and simply people accusing journalists of bias. Many blame news outlets for the outcome of certain events, one obviously being the outcome of the...

Kyle Finck of LA Times meets with Chronicle staff

Kyle Finck of LA Times meets with Chronicle staff

On Oct. 31, Kyle Finck of The Los Angeles Times spoke with Coyote Chronicle student journalists at CSUSB about multimedia storytelling and ways in which independent student media can acquire an edge. Finck met with the editorial staff first at 3 p.m. in the Coyote...

Online comments: Worth the headache?

Online comments: Worth the headache?

It’s become a recycled joke—the online comments section is the place where humanity goes to die. Yet I always find myself lured to the comments of an online article, grossly curious, even though I know exactly what I’ll see: mansplaining galore, paragraphs of hastily...

Got SPED?

Got SPED?

SPED stands for special education. Unified Sports is a program going on five years that allows special education students to participate in sports, with the help of general education. General ed and special ed both compete throughout the district against different...