Author: Arjun Sawhney

#NASHtag: Survival of the Fittest, the Evolution of Legacy Media

The Internet has devalued all forms of ‘old’ media. Newspapers and TV news are traditional and out-dated mediums of communication, according to Canadian journalist Jesse Brown. ‘The future of traditional print journalism is dead’ was the message of the 78th annual student journalism conference, known as NASH. Despite administrative turmoil in the Canadian University Press, the five-day conference ran smoothly as student journalists from Canadian universities attended panel discussions and seminars with more than 50 of Canada’s top journalists. Seminar topics ranged from women’s safety in journalism, to creating podcasts, to media law.   Though the speaker line-up was...

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