Tag: Anne Donohue

Love, straight out of COM

On a campus with the population greater than that of a small town, Terrier-to-Terrier marriages are statistically favored, and Valentine’s Day invites a look at BU couples who fell in love not only with their life’s work, but with their life partner. One such couple met in a COM radio journalism class. BU Today writes:… Read More

AP honors WTBU student reporters

WBTU, BU’s student-run radio station, won two college radio awards from the Associated Press of New England, the news organization announced today. Both stories were produced for Prof. Anne Donohue’s radio class. [audioplayer file=”/com/files/2012/04/DonohueLadyfest.mp3″ image=”/com/files/2012/04/wtbu_ladyfest.jpg”] Ali Donohue (’12) won best feature reporting for “Ladyfest Easthampton,” which takes a glimpse at the performers and activists behind… Read More

Broadcast journalism students sweep the New England Associated Press awards

COM broadcast journalism students won five top honors, more than any other college, in a New England regional student competition sponsored by the Associated Press. Topics included midwives, the violent protests at the G-20 summit in London, as well as the radio documentary “Made in Massachusetts”. Listen to the award-winning series “Made in Massachusetts“. Other… Read More

‘Made in Massachusetts’ airs on WBUR

Listen to a special edition of Boston University’s World of Ideas, featuring stories written and produced by students from Professor Anne Donohue’s Advanced Radio Journalism class. The students were given the following assignment: Produce a story based on the theme ‘Made in Massachusetts.’  As one might guess, the topics varied widely, ranging from technology, to… Read More

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