Lecture - Print Media (Newspaper)
On Thursday, 18th May 2017, students of Delhi Public School got the golden opportunity to attend an interactive session on Print Journalism. This session was organized for the Mass Media Students of Classes XI and XII. The resource person for the occasion was Mr. Amit Sharma, Resident Editor (Punjab), Dainik Jagran.
Mr. Amit Sharma started his session with the introduction of the term ‘Journalism’. The world of print media was introduced to the students. The lecture put light on the working of a newspaper office also highlighting the role of each member in the organization.
Through an activity he tried to emphasis on the importance of right direction in life. He laid stress on the ever growing demand of the newspapers in India as compared to the other developed countries like U.S and U.K.
The lecture enlightened the students about different careers in the field of journalism, also stating it as one of the most lucrative job these days. He encouraged the students to begin by writing small articles like letter to the Editor and thus moving step by step. As a career journalism calls for a genuine aptitude from the early stages of one’s life. A journalist must possess an insatiable mind thirsty and hungry for knowledge.
In the end Mr. Amit answered the queries of the students related to journalism. Over all it was an informative session for the students as they got an insight into the world of journalism.