Elon University's student newspaper, The Pendulum, attended the
National Student Media Conference sponsored by College Media Advisers
in Manhattan, N.Y., March 19-23.
The eight student
editors met and worked with editors and administrators from major
media organizations, including The Associated Press, The New York
Times, The Washington Post, Newsday, The St. Petersburg Times and
Knight-Ridder Wire Services.
They had the
opportunity to take a tour of NBC's New York studios, and two of
the students attended a taping of CBS-TV's "David Letterman
Show" at the historic Ed Sullivan Theatre. Several students
also saw the Broadway musical "Rent."
led by adviser Janna Anderson, included Colin Donohue, Lindsay Porter,
Katie Beaver, Eric Hall, Matt Ford, Jessica Patchett, Kathleen Frey
and Andi Petrini.