Stories from intrepid reporters attending the Illinois Press Foundation Journalism Workshop at Eastern Illinois University
By Annabella Barry, Nicole Barlik, and Isabella Paredes
On June 27, 2016, the Journalism Workshop students from Eastern Illinois University took a field trip to Springfield, ill inis to visit the state capitol. The students were able to interview different types of important people, take photos/videos of interesting things within the building, visit the supreme court rooms, tour the basement and a underground tunnel, and get a tour of the offices and entire building. The students reported on various topics to later write on with the information and visuals they gathered.