A publication by students in the 2016 Journalism in July Workshop

Journalism in July is a workshop for high school students interested in studying journalism sponsored by the Dow Jones News Fund, and Borderzine.com. The Dow Jones News Fund sponsors the annual training based at the University of Texas at El Paso campus. 


High school student journalists share stories of Downtown El Paso

Seventeen students participating in the 2016Journalism in July Workshop July 10-16 at UT El Paso took their cameras, audio recorders and notebooks to Downtown to get a look at the stories from the heart of our city. The students began their training on the UT El Paso campus with lectures and demonstrations on traditional newsgathering and new multimedia skills taught by professors and area news professionals. Then they went into field to apply their new skills in professional news reporting followed by video editing and web posting. See a collection of their stories in the section below.

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