Monthly Archives: September 2017

In the news (and a sidebar on culture)

You will be well aware of the march of natural disasters occurring this year. Take a look at these stories: El Nuevo Dia is covering Hurricane Maria’s approach and landing from its headquarters on the island. And two stories from … Continue reading

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Some stories in the news

A Quartz story puts what happened in natural disasters in August into perspective as floods in Africa in August killed 25 times more people than Hurricane Harvey did. A Public Radio International story reports on the dangers faced by journalists who … Continue reading

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Welcome to Global News Fall 2017

This semester, we will use the blog for links to interesting stories related to our class, and for the interesting stories you would like to share.  For today, September 6, I have several links to share related to class: On … Continue reading

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