Heilman Discusses “The Rapid Rate of Change in Journalism”

Posted on 9/26/2012 12:43:26 PM

Pat Heilman, Journalism Department, was an invited presenter to the PASSHE Collegiate Media Summit held at Bloomsburg University September 22–23, 2012.

Her topic was “The Rapid Rate of Change in Journalism (Future Shock to the 100th Power),” tracing the major changes in the profession from both the content and delivery perspectives. With the advent of smartphones, tablet computers, and citizen journalism, Heilman concluded that this is an exciting time to be entering the field of journalism, as today’s journalism students will shape the industry’s digital future.

Department of Journalism