Summer 2002

2002 Headlines:
• Indian Prime Minister Rallies Troops in Kashmir Amid Mounting Hostilities with Pakistan (May 22, 2002)
• U.S. President Bush, Russian President Putin Sign Nuclear Arms Reduction Pact (May 24, 2002)
Reflections:
A Chips Quinn alum from the 2002 class learned the basics of journalism in college. Read what she learned in the CQS program.

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Learning to care about people

by Markeshia Ricks
Q: Describe a lasting memory of your internship experience at your CQS paper.
A: My most lasting memory was how much I came to care about the community I was covering. In 2002 CQS sent me to Tuscaloosa, Ala., a city I had never heard much about because it is often eclipsed by Birmingham, [...]

New jobs and summer conventions keep Chipsters busy

Moving on:
Jomay Steen (Summer 1997) is a reporter for the Black Hills Pioneer in Spearfish, S.D. Previously she was a reporter for the Rapid City (S.D.) Journal.
Tanya Caldwell (Summer 2003) is a Web producer for The New York Times, where she is building and enhancing the homepage and other pages within the site as news breaks. ”I [...]

Summer 2009

2009 Headlines:
• Justice Souter Announces Retirement From U.S. Supreme Court; Obama to Nominate His First Court Justice (May 1, 2009)
• Obama Nominates New York Appeals Court Judge Sotomayor to Fill U.S. Supreme Court Opening; Nominee Would be First Hispanic Justice (May 26, 2009)
• Air France Flight Crashes in Atlantic Ocean (May 31-June 1)
Reflections:
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