Branch selected for fellowship

Kesha Williams
March 14, 2005Mr. Kip Branch, professor in the ECSU Department of Language, Literature and Communication, was recently selected for a fellowship to attend the American Press Institute's Journalism Educators seminar, June 12-17, in Reston, VA. College educators learn the latest trends in the newspaper industry such as use of electronic media and convergence to issues in writing and editing. Topics of discussion include strategies to help students market themselves to prospective employers and landing internships. The John Ben Show Memorial Trust covers tuition costs for the weeklong seminar. Branch teaches journalism classes at Elizabeth City State University.