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Students will immerse themselves in the South Loop, producing stories in a multi-media, deadline-oriented newsroom environment. This course offers a unique opportunity for students to report and write about a community and the many issues that affect residents. The emphasis will be on meeting deadlines, collaborating with others and producing multi-media work that gets published immediately.