Saturday, June 24, 2017

The West

Newsletters: A freelancer’s success story

Ann Friedman learned the hard way that she’d gotten too popular. When her weekly email newsletter wouldn’t send one Friday, tech support broke the news...

Brian Calvert of High Country News reads more language books than blogs

What is your favorite blog? I don't read a lot of blogs, but one of my favorites is Last Word on Nothing, which is...

Science communication: New platform lets scholars write their own stories

When armed protesters took over the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, two professors quickly presented their views on the federal control of Western...

Entrepreneurial UM Grads Create Tourism App for Alaska

Cruise ships carry nearly one million tourists a year to Alaska. For Juneau-based entrepreneur Eric Oravsky, those visitors are potential customers. The former University...