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Production Night Live Blog for Feb. 19

Shelly Le

February 19, 2014

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 4 (taking place the evening of Feb. 19/early morning of Feb. 20) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor-in-Chief. 4:08 p.m.: I'm in! Here's to another long night of antics and not working on my politics thesis. Though, I'm bummed that I...

Production Night Live Blog for February 12

Pamela London

February 12, 2014

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 3 (taking place the evening of Feb. 12/early morning of Feb. 13.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Managing Editor. 5:27 p.m.: PA Jess was eating a conversation heart and it reminded me to start the Live Blog! 5:35 p.m.: We are on t...

Production Night Live Blog for February 5

Pamela London

February 5, 2014

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 1 (taking place the evening of Feb. 5/early morning of Feb. 6.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Managing Editor. 5:33 p.m.: "I forgot to the start the Live Blog!" At least I realized it myself this time. 5:35 p.m.: Production Manager S...

Production Night Live Blog for Jan. 29

Shelly Le

January 29, 2014

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 1 (taking place the evening of Jan. 29/early morning of Jan. 30.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor-in-Chief. 5:13 p.m.: Production Associates Jesse and Jess realize that they've been calling Graphic Artist Julie "Josie." Jesse: "...

Say Hello to the Spring 2014 Pioneer Editorial Board!

Say Hello to the Spring 2014 Pioneer Editorial Board!

Shelly Le

January 25, 2014

Another semester gone and another looms ahead. I am halfway through my tenure as editor-in-chief and I'm feeling a mixture of excitement and nervousness. This is our chance to reflect on the mistakes that we made last semester and improve on our decisions this semester. I hope to let a few things go...

Production Night Live Blog for Dec. 11

Shelly Le

December 11, 2013

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 13 (taking place the evening of Dec. 11/early morning of Dec. 12.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor-in-Chief. 6:53 p.m.: Managing Editor Pam London and I argue about who will start the live blog. I clearly lose. Commence the last...

Production Night Live Blog for Nov. 13

Pamela London

November 13, 2013

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 10 (taking place the evening of Nov. 13/early morning of Nov. 14.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Managing Editor 4:18 p.m.: Shelly calls me the Queen of the Live Blog, which is a hint to get started! And we're off. 4:29 p.m.: Spo...

Production Night Live Blog for Nov. 6

Shelly Le

November 6, 2013

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 9 (taking place the evening of Nov. 6/early morning of Nov. 7.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor in Chief. 3:54 p.m.: I hear titterings of a live-blog. I am reminded that I need to start another live blog. Hooray for keeping the E...

Pio Heads to 92nd ACP/CMA College Media Convention

Pio Heads to 92nd ACP/CMA College Media Convention

Shelly Le

October 24, 2013

It's official. We're in New Orleans in one piece! Feature writer Serena Runyan, News Editor Sarah Cornett, Opinion writers Andy Monserud and Dani Hupper and I are at the 92nd Annual Associated Collegiate Press (ACP)/CMA National College Media Convention in New Orleans and just finished up our first...

Production Night Live Blog for Oct. 16

Shelly Le

October 16, 2013

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 6 (taking place the evening of Oct. 16/early morning of Oct.) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor in Chief. 6:17 p.m.: ... and I forgot to start the live blog again. Slacking on my editorial duties, yet again. Commence the second live b...

Four Day Relaxation, Fro-yo Excursion

Four Day Relaxation, Fro-yo Excursion

Shelly Le

October 15, 2013

I can't speak for the entire staff, but fall break (lovingly termed at Whitman as four-day) has undoubtedly been a much needed breath of relaxation. In the hectic weekly production cycle we have at The Pio it can be hard for people outside of the staff to remember that we're students and also hold a j...

Production Night Live Blog for Sept. 18

Shelly Le

September 18, 2013

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 2 (taking place the evening of Sept. 18/early morning of Sept. 19) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor in Chief. 6:30 p.m.: Whoops, I forgot to start the live blog. Commence the first production live blog of the year! 6:32 p.m...

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