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Taub Academy Returns to RIT in July

July 10, 2014

For the third consecutive summer, the Taub Multimedia Journalism Academy, a joint effort of the Department of Communication and the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, will be held on the RIT campus July 21 to 24.  The academy is a training program for young journalists selected from local high schools.  This year, along with journalists from the newspaper, DOC faculty members Andrea Hickerson and Ammina Kothari will teach the students digital journalism skills.  Graduation takes place July 25 at the offices of the Democrat and Chronicle.  The academy receives financial support from the RIT Office of Diversity and Inclusion.