Author Archives: Holly Ocasio Rizzo

About Holly Ocasio Rizzo

I'm the one at the front of the classroom.

Note to Authors on This Blog

Please read the e-mail from me today before posting. It pertains to off-theme posts. — Holly

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No more off-topic posts, please!

The instructions for the class blog note that your posts must be “related to newspapers, magazines, writing, editing or journalism in some way. You could post something about news coverage, the magazine industry, grammar, law and ethics, multimedia, accuracy, useful … Continue reading

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Bad grammar or evolving language?

Users of fruit-stand punctuation, beware: The produce may be sweet, but those signs for “apple’s” and “peach’s” turn grammarians sour.  Case in point: Jeff Deck, a magazine editor, and Benjamin Herson, a bookseller, who two years ago undertook a road … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to the site for Holly Ocasio Rizzo’s sections of COMM 334: Feature Article Writing for fall 2010.   Here you’ll catch up on journalism, job and internship news; share insights and wisdom with classmates; and enjoy the pleasures and challenges of … Continue reading

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