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September 3rd, 2021 • 2021: Virtual
Eyewitness to Horror: Marking the 20th Anniversary of America’s Darkest Day

Nearly 20 years ago, one of the most horrific attacks on America was committed and claimed the lives of nearly 3,000 innocent individuals. Sept. 11, 2001 is remembered as a day that changed America as we knew it forever. The memories of that fateful day are different for everyone involved, but the lasting trauma and sadness is something that many experience.


September 3rd, 2021 • 2021: Virtual
How to Find Sources & Stories

Journalists are constantly searching for new stories and sources to generate content for the public. To be successful it is vital for them to create connections. Social media is one of the most commonly used resources when it comes to discovering content, as millions of users are active on several different platforms daily.



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