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August 2015

Sourcing

Solid or Sketchy? When Training is Everything

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If you’ve worked in journalism for 25 years, you can suffer an acute twinge through the heart when teenagers in 2015 categorize the Washington Post and National Public Radio as “sketchy” news sources. But that’s precisely the reason VOX developed its “Solid versus Sketchy?!” game that teens joining VOX play during their New Member Training sessions…

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Alexandria Wilson

A Second Home

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The brightly hued hand-drawn cover for the MARTA Transportation-themed VOX Spring 2010 print edition first grabbed Alexandria Wilson’s attention as she sat at a computer doing her digital homework one afternoon in the southwest Atlanta Fulton County Public Library. But it was the tagline on the newspaper’s cover that most intrigued the Jean Child Young…

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