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Election Day 2012: Student Coverage

Election Day Coverage

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Students' Photos Appear on WTOP

SOC Voters in line 2012 election WTOP

School of Communication students took photos on election day, some appeared on WTOP's online photo gallery.

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Analysis of media coverage of interactive voters developed by students for the Communicating the 2012 Presidential Elections course at American University.

Graduate student's best exit poll interviews were packaged by The Virginian-Pilot.

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Election Coverage: First Person

Stefanie Dazio at her desk in the Washington Post's offices

"I never, ever, in my wildest dreams imagined I would be covering [the election] as a reporter for The Washington Post."

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Election Night: Rachel Jacobs

Dean's Intern Rachel Jacobs

Student Rachel Jacobs on election night at The Washington Post. The Fold did live news coverage at the top of every hour. From 7 p.m. to around 2 a.m. Jacobs created a majority of the graphics and helped the TD with prepping them to air.