Newspaper journalism...for minorities.
Newspaper Journalism . . . For Minorities, a 36-page booklet,
encouranges minority students to consider a career in journalism.
Sections in the booklet address the need for minority journalists,
accompanied by a statistical analysis of minority presence in the
Nation's newsrooms, provide information concerning job placement
and salaries, and list additional sources of information. This general
information is complemented by personal messages from 11 minority
journalists who hold a variety of editorial and management positions on
major U.S. dailies. Each message offers a personal insight into the
challenge, rewards, and frustrations of a journalism career. Available
free from the Division of Journalism, Florida A & M University,
Tallahassee, Florida 32307.