1: Ad Project
(Chrissy Hamway – team leader,
Melissa Loewinger, Katie Taylor)
1 will work with Fred and Mike B.
to learn about sales, marketing and graphics. They will
learn about marketing and advertisements with Fred, and will learn
how to create ads and how to place them on the page with Mike B.
This final project will include Team 1 creating at least two ads
with the help of Fred and Mike. In addition, they will learn about
the process of confirming classified ads with Rob and be
responsible for taking classified ad requests when in the office.
2: Westfield Photo Project
Newingham – team leader, Sarah Queller and James Diddell)
2 will be photographing aspects of downtown Westfield for This Is
Westfield 2007. Don will assist Team 2 by showing previous This is
Westfield layouts. Mike P. will also be on hand to assist Team 2.
They will need to complete the town photo tour of Westfield, and
then place the photos on the actual pages. A written component
will also be required for this project, which is to be determined
once the photography component is completed.
3: Emergency Management and Video Interview Project
Leopold – team leader, Bryan Krichilsky, Daniella Regencia)
3 will research the emergency procedures for the area (Westfield,
Scotch Plains-Fanwood, Garwood, Mountainside and the rest of Union
County) by speaking with the county and the Regional Health
Department, among others. The final project will include a
collection of taped interviews (15-30 minutes in length) to be
broadcasted on the Leader website. A series of articles and
photographs on the subject will coincide with the online video.
Horace will assist this group with video production, and Cassie
will be available if any other help is necessary.
4: Internet Publishing Project
(Carolyn DiProspero – team
leader, Bridget Cornwell, Kelsi Browning)
4 will be working with web design. They will be creating a web
page for the upcoming election with biographies of the
politicians. Team 4 will also learn the basics of web design and
assist Vicki with the goleader website. Mike B. is also available
for help when necessary. The final project includes interns
independently updating the goleader website on press day. Other
responsibilities of Team 4 include learning about photo publishing
on the website, will be updating procedures for photo publishing
and will work to consolidate local town websites.