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  • Arc of Crisis: Bringing Context to Journalism | William Drummond

    Arc of Crisis: Bringing Context to Journalism

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    To William Drummond, a veteran reporter and a professor of journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and subsequent war in Afghanistan exposed a weakness in the way news media had been presenting the world to the American public. Drummond had served as a correspondent for the Los Angeles Times in New Delhi and Jerusalem in the seventies and visited Afghanistan on many occasions.

  • Classroom Cool: Training Teachers on Using Technology | William Drummond

    Classroom Cool: Training Teachers on Using Technology

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    When educators approached the digital age at the turn of this century, they did so with some fear and trepidation. Producer Bill Drummond, himself a professor of journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, took the plunge for his own coursework, and discovered the many settings where education was beginning to shift.

  • Carving the Coastline | William Drummond

    Carving the Coastline

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    Coastal communities have a lot to worry about: sea level changes, El Niño, hurricanes, construction, even gardening; all contribute to erosion along the nation’s coasts. None want the fate of the town of Pacifica, California, which started sliding into the ocean in the 1980’s. Producer William Drummond visits homeowners and discusses the reasons for Pacifica’s erosion with geologist Gary Griggs of the University of California at Santa Cruz.

  • Cities of the Plain | William Drummond

    Cities of the Plain

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    Natural green cover provides a variety of benefits for urban areas: it recycles carbon dioxide, helps with watershed issues and mitigates heat island effects. In an effort to capture some of those benefits, communities in arid environments often will introduce non-native species, including deciduous forests, in parks and common areas. However, arid environments have their own "green" cover, and cities destroy and ignore that vegetation to their peril.

  • Serial Killers | William Drummond

    Serial Killers

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    Veteran producer William Drummond examines the shadowy world of serial killers with Dr. Helen Morrison, a forensic psychiatrist who has extensively interviewed many of Americas’ known serial killers. In the course of analyzing the thousands of hours of interviews with these notorious killers, she has developed intriguing theories about the reasons serial murderers like John Wayne Gacy or Ted Bundy are compelled to kill.

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