Why students continue to enroll in journalism schools

“We need reliable journalists who are trustworthy and credible,” says USC Annenberg senior Callie Schweitzer. “I look at people on Twitter who build followings, it’s because they’re reputable.” Annenberg School director of journalism Geneva Overholser tells David Folkenflik that “these students know that they’re going to re-create [journalism].”

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