Radio demigod Ira Glass came to Missoula last week to entertain the public radio faithful, and to speak to J School students. Of the many lessons he imparted, one stuck with me: don’t wait, he said, before starting to create the journalism you have in your head. This is good advice for many reasons. Ira … Continue reading Just do it.
This American Life's Ira Glass shared words of reporting wisdom with UM students last Saturday. Glass began his career in public radio in 1978. He began as an intern for NPR and has a wealth of broadcasting experience. Glass has held every production job from tape-cutter to newscast editor before finally settling in as the host … Continue reading Ira Glass Teaches J-School Students About Radio