Good video describing LinkedIn

Here’s a look at the benefits of using LinkedIn. Personally, I find it very helpful in hearing about potential positions and opportunities for students. http://www.commoncraft.com/linkedin-video

Medill trains programmer/journalists

SensibleTalk.com features an interview with Rich Gordon of Northwestern’s Medill School talking about their new, Knight-funded program in which they plan to train programmer/journalists.  The plan is to recruit programmers, and see what can be done by using data to tell stories.  I completely agree with the content of what they are doing, and I …