Guest lecture by former Chief Reporter of Dainik Jagran, Bareilly Mr. Amit Awasthi
The students of Journalism and Mass Communication
department got a fascinating opportunity to have a guest lecture by former
Chief Reporter of Dainik Jagran, Bareilly Mr. Amit Awasthi. It was an
enthusiastic and mesmerizing session for the students as they were briefed
about newspaper and challenges faced by reporters in this rapidly changing
scenario. He summarized the students about increasing scope of New Media along
with its benefits and called Social Media a biggest challenge for journalism in
future. Further added that News in social media are less reliable as compared
to other medium. He elaborated the modern technological changes in present
arena of journalism and advised students to have knowledge on New Media,
technical knowledge. Along with all of this alluring information for journalism
students he also discussed the overall process from reporting and gave several
tips that would be helpful for Students in shaping their bright career.
This session turned out to be very beneficial for the students as they gained
wisdom apart from the bookish information.
The lecture was successfully concluded in presence of the Head of the
Department Prof. Ashish Chatterjee, Prof. Utkarsh Mishra, Prof. Jasdeep Kaur,
Prof. Madhav Sharma and Prof. Priya Rastogi.