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  • Learning to breathe, and other tricks of radio reporting

    • May 1, 2020

    By Brianne Ledda I probably don’t need to say this, but Spring 2020 was an unusual semester.  I don’t believe I can describe the tension at Stony Brook University in early March, the week before spring break, as the world became aware of the onrushing COVID-19 pandemic. I have never seen anything like it, and

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  • Changing Horses in Midstream

    • May 1, 2020

    By Matt Cataruzolo My JRN 488 experience was probably a little different than most. The COVID-19 pandemic caused World Wide Sports Radio Network, the internet radio network I was co-hosting/interning for, to go on an indefinite hiatus. I, like many others affected by the pandemic, felt scared, nervous, and out of options.  As I analyzed

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  • Mistakes won’t break you

    • May 1, 2020

    By Maria Cestero  This semester/year, I decided to intern at Greater Moriches, a local online publication based in Shirley, Mastic, Mastic Beach, Eastport, Center Moriches and Moriches. Though not all the articles I wrote were published, it was truly a great learning experience on how to work under pressure and on meeting new people. My

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  • A tale of day and night

    • May 1, 2020

    By Donovan Alexis I am writing this on the last day of my internship, and honestly, this experience is something I will never forget. As clichéd as it sounds, I’m dead serious. How could I ever forget my first full internship, at WSHU radio, during the year of COVID-19 pandemic?  The last 16 weeks felt

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