Answer all of the following essay questions. Your essays should show an understanding of course materials and reveal your own perspective on the issues presented. Each of the essays you write should be between 250 and 500 words (1 to 2 typed, double-spaced pages).
Explain how the invention of the telegraph revolutionized communication and set in motion the development of the mass media.
2. Let’s say you want to launch a magazine exclusively for the students at Thomas Edison State University. What information could you provide that these individuals don’t currently have? What type of publication would you produce? How would you generate revenue? How would you distribute the magazine and what would you call it? Would you want to put the magazine online? Why or why not?