The new spring 2015 semester brings in a new staff of editors, writers and photographers for Pierce College’s Bull Magazine. Behind The Print documents their first meeting and interviews incoming Editor-In-Chief Kitty Rodriguez, Managing Editor Nicolas Heredia and Online Editor Lynn Rosado.
For the last video of the fall 2014 semester, Behind The Print sits down with Program Director Matt Gottesman and Assistant Program Director Hasnaa Rausdeen of KPCRadio.com and show a behind the scenes look at Pierce College’s Media Arts Department’s radio station.
After a grand jury handed down a verdict not to indict Ferguson Mo. officer Darren Wilson after the shooting death of Michael Brown, protests in many major US cities were organized by activist groups. Three reporters of The Roundup News went to one of the protests in Downtown Los Angeles to cover and document the event.
Lynn Rosado and Megan Moureaux step into the fall semester doing double duty as Journalism 202 students and Editors of The Roundup News. Rosado and Moureaux sit down with Behind The Print to talk about their experience making the transition.
Behind The Print went along with Roundup News staff photographer Nicolas Heredia as he goes on assignment to cover Leland Shapiro, accompanied by two baby farm animals, inviting Pierce College President Kathleen Burke to the annual Farm Walk.
Behind The Print interviews USC Assistant Professor Robert Hernandez during the Journalism Association of Community College’s (JACC) 2014 State Convention in Burbank, Calif. on April 3. Hernandez, who was the key note speaker, is also a former Pierce College Roundup News staff member.