With the many recent changes in technology, ‘the media’ are undergoing major transitions. The world of newsprint, radio, television, and the internet is rapidly evolving into uncharted territory. This class will explore the media: where we have been, where we are now and possible futures including how changes in media ownership, employment, 24 hour news cycle, FCC regulations are currently impacting our lifestyles, businesses, politics and government.
Norm has held the position of Assignment Editor for Seattle's KOMO-TV for the past seven years. Before that he worked at KING-TV and NW Cable News. He has a degree in communication and broadcast journalism from the University of Washington.