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Journalist fatalities, arrests, disappearances rise

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In 2022, journalist deaths rose over 50 percent from 2021. The majority of these murders, according to the data provided by the Committee to Protect Journalists, occurred in Ukraine and Latin America. There were 71 confirmed killings related to their occupation, most of which were reporting on topics such as crime, corruption and politics. 

The Preface wants you!

By: Tori Wilson Staff-Writer  IU South Bend’s very-own student newspaper, The Preface, is looking for interns! As of now, there is just one spot for this position left. The Preface looks for students interested in journalism, media, any kind of writing, public relations or marketing. Interns range with many different majors 𑁋 from business to

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The state of journalism at IU South Bend

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  Journalism is making some changes soon at IU South Bend. In the next few years, another course will be added to the journalism concentration which will provide students with the foundations of broadcast journalism.   “With the upcoming changes in the General Education program, the Communication Studies department has made some overarching

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The Preface offering internships for upcoming semesters

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  kmluce@iu.edu The Preface is offering IU South Bend students opportunities for internships in the spring 2021 semester and fall 2021 semester. This internship will fulfill course number J-290, which is an essential credit for Journalism majors, but any student in any major can apply to be a part of the internship.

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Meet the Staff: Kaylee Darnell

By Kaylee Darnell Staff-Writer kaysdarn@iu.edu For those of you who don’t know who I am, hey, my name’s Kaylee and I am a junior here at IU South Bend. I am majoring in Communication with a focus in Journalism and minoring in Personal Relations. I am also a member of the softball team and am

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Meet the new editors of The Preface: Kate Luce and Taylor Waldron

By: Kate Luce and Taylor Waldron Co-Editors-in-Chief tswaldro@iu.edu, kmluce@iu.edu Hi! I’m Kate Luce. I have been a staff writer for The Preface for the past three years. Before that, I was a part of my high school’s newspaper for three years, editing for two. In addition to this, I am also the student editor for

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