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Preventing Crime This Halloween Weekend


Credit to history.com

Trick-or-treating will be held in Champaign and Urbana on October 31st from 5 to 7pm. Families express their concerns about their children wandering around neighborhoods during the Halloween weekend.

The city of Champaign includes Halloween safety tips for residents to use as a precaution. Children should always be accompanied by an adult and travel in groups to reduce the risk of crime.

Students on the U of I campus have different worries such as pranks taking place that can potentially cause harm to another individual. To hear other concerns about the Halloween weekend, click here.


From Practicing to Packages..

By: Steven Bardwell

Throughout my journey of Journalism215: Multimedia Reporting, I have learned a lot, even more than I was expecting from the very beginning.  I had very little knowledge or experience working with cameras and shooting photos and video was something I was excited about doing.  I did have some experience writing online and was familiar using WordPress which is great tool for publishing on the web.

I knew coming in that it would be challenge, especially hearing from past students that Professor XXXXX would push me further and further every assignment, which is exactly what she did.  I believe through her critiques and required works that I have grown exponentially in my producing, shooting and writing abilities that I know will transfer over with me into my field of work after graduation. Continue reading