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A Kaylen Small Exclusive: Adventures at #Congress2015

A Kaylen Small Exclusive: Adventures at #Congress2015

by Kaylen Small

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015. Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes guided tour of…

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Marci Ien’s Advice on Journalism and Words to Live By. Period.

Marci Ien’s Advice on Journalism and Words to Live By. Period.

by Courtney Bettin

For anyone looking to join the communications industry, Marci Ien is more than an inspiration. She’s been a journalist for twenty years and is currently the co-host of CTV’s Canada AM. At the end of the National Congress on Culture, the Student Reporters, including myself, had the opportunity to sit down with Marci over brunch…

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National Congress: Top 5 Takeaways on Storytelling

National Congress: Top 5 Takeaways on Storytelling

by Amanda Shatzko

What an incredible opportunity it was this past week to have attended the National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta.  This year’s theme was all about Storytelling.  As an advocate for public engagement with a practice based on storytelling; I would like to share my top 5 takeaway moments and tips: 1.  Stories offer insight…

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Alberta’s Premiers Council on Culture & the Big Real Estate Giveaway

Alberta’s Premiers Council on Culture & the Big Real Estate Giveaway

by Susan Dut

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship (link to Internship page*) program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015, (Link to Congress page). Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes…

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How to Pitch to the Media? Play

How to Pitch to the Media?

by Jane Legaspi

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015. Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes guided tour of…

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Success Stories: 2014 Culture Days Award Winners

Success Stories: 2014 Culture Days Award Winners

by Courtney Bettin

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015. Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes guided tour of…

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Effective Writing Strategies for Your Audience

Effective Writing Strategies for Your Audience

by Kaylen Small

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015. Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes guided tour of…

Resources
Cities for People: Putting Art at the Centre

Cities for People: Putting Art at the Centre

by Avi Azarova

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015. Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes guided tour of…

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Let’s Work Better Together

Let’s Work Better Together

by Courtney Bettin

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) invited Canadian journalism and media students to participate in a Student Reporter and Media Internship program during the Annual National Congress on Culture in Edmonton, Alberta on May 7 and 8, 2015. Five lucky students participated in this innovative program including a behind-the-scenes guided tour of…

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