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Valor Dictus

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Sign Up for Robinson Journalism!

The Robinson journalism and broadcast program includes:

  • Valor Dictus Media, which publishes student-generated news writing, photography and video on social media, online and in print
  • Good Morning Robinson, a morning television broadcast featuring student-generated news
  • Livestreaming, an after-school program that features live online broadcasts of sports and academic events
Programs are student-led, with student editors and producers coordinating coverage
among student reporters, photographers and technicians. Journalism and broadcast
are elective classes, but all students are welcome to participate in any aspect of journalism.

How Can You Contribute?

Valor Dictus Media is looking for:

  • reporters & photographers to attend sports & academic events
  • researchers to compile information for future stories
  • bloggers to comment on social issues or life at Robinson
  • opinion writers to submit letters or personal columns
  • copy editors to read and improve stories

Good Morning Robinson is looking for:

  • guest anchors to represent specific groups and activities
  • videographers and photographers
  • volunteers who can help cover events before and after school

Robinson Livestreaming is looking for:

  • announcers who can call sports events or other live events
  • researchers who can provide statistics to support announcers
  • technicians who can help set up, operate and pack equipment

Fill out the Google form to become a stringer. Then meet with a student editor during Raise, Wednesdays after school or during D lunch to get an assignment and get published!

Interested in taking journalism as a class?

No experience is necessary, and students who will be freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors next year are encouraged to sign up. Sign up for “Journalism 1” or “Broadcast 1” and you’ll become part of the Valor Dictus staff as part of your work in class. Talk with your counselor if you need help signing up.

Why Take this Class?

When you become part of Valor Dictus, you can expect to:

  • learn all aspects of journalism, from writing, reporting and editing to photography, videography and graphic design
  • travel to national conventions in cities like Orlando, New York and more
  • use advanced software such as PhotoShop and InDesign
  • use advanced cameras to shoot video and still photos
  • make new friends and meet exciting, motivated people
  • produce stories the entire school community will read
  • join a network of successful alumni who are now using their journalism skills in college and who are working in the broadcast and journalism industries

What Class Do You Register For?

When you fill out your registration form, sign up for “Journalism 1” or “Broadcast 1.”

Need More Details? Contact faculty adviser Mr. Moore in Room 503.

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