Monthly Archives for May 2009

Graduation day

It’s (almost) official: I am a master of journalism. J-school commencement was last night and I received my empty diploma folder from Dean Mills. Alum and Wall Street Journal wine columnist Dorothy Gaiter spoke. We celebrated accordingly, packing the Ragtag … Continue reading

17. May 2009 by Jackie B
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Miss Jackie is a journalist

Southern style I returned to my volunteer gig with Childrens PressLine yesterday for my last workshop of the spring session. We had 30 kids — way more from our pre-spring break seven! We had kids from age 8 to 17, … Continue reading

10. May 2009 by Jackie B
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JazzFest part deux

Alex and I had a splendid day at JazzFest yesterday. The sun was shining. There was a light breeze. We were able to drink free beer from a hospitality tent. We heard:  Gina Brown & Anutha Level (Motown hits), Buckwheat … Continue reading

03. May 2009 by Jackie B
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¡me voy a España!

It’s official: Josh and I are going to Spain May 18-28. We’re flying into Barcelona, renting a car and traveling the northern coast west toward the Atlantic Ocean. We’ll end up in Madrid for the tail end of the trip. … Continue reading

02. May 2009 by Jackie B
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