I'm Marcus Harun, a multimedia journalist in Hamden, Conn.
I've interned at NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, News 8 WTNH-TV (ABC Affiliate), FOX-CT/Hartford Courant WTIC-TV, and 1220 WQUN-AM.
I'm CEO of Harun Media LLC, an online multimedia company.
I created 24Newsnow.com in 2006, now I am General Manager and Main Anchor of the news organization that simplifies the news for the new fast paced generation.
I'm 21-years-old and a broadcast journalism student at Quinnipiac University.
To find out more about me, check out my online resume.
Two ?Freedom Riders? who stood up for what they knew was right, putting themselves in danger, taught students to be leaders at Burt Kahn Court Thursday night. Civil rights activists Bernard Lafayette and Ambassador Andrew Young, two ?Freedom Riders,? rode buses into the segregated southern United States in the 1960s ... Read More »
No one in the Democratic Party decided to run against President Barack Obama this year, so he will be the Democratic nominee. But who will his challenger be on the ballot in November? That is being decided now in the Republican presidential primary. Every state has the chance to hold ... Read More »
Quinnipiac does not have a mummy major, but students do have the chance to work on an international mummy imaging project after two professors received part of a National Science Foundation grant. Read More »
Quinnipiac men?s basketball players James Johnson, Jamee Jackson, Dave Johnson, Ike Azotam and Nate Gause were granted accelerated rehabilitation and community service hours today in exchange for clear criminal records for their involvement in an on campus fight last September.The five players appeared in Meriden Superior Court this afternoon before ... Read More »
President John Lahey earned $1.2 million in total compensation for 2009, making him the second highest paid private college president in Connecticut and the 27th in the nation, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. Read More »
The hearing for Quinnipiac men?s basketball players James Johnson and Ike Azotam was postponed to Dec. 8.Defense attorney Thomas Lynch said he spoke with the prosecutor this morning before the hearing was scheduled and decided to move the date of the hearing. Neither Johnson nor Azotam appeared before the court ... Read More »
Im in a session at NCMC11 about being an alternativeweb editor. In the session. On her second slide, the presenter wrote “Do Not: steal content, misspell, act a fool.” And here’s the sign outside the presentation. Read More »
I’ve always thought Disney was magical. It sure is–even at 19. I really enjoy visiting Disney World and today I had the opportunity of visiting Disney’s Hollywood Studios and EPCOT. The Toy Story 4D ride was one of the highlights of the night was well as the Finale Fireworks at EPCOT ... Read More »
The general session by photographer Patrick Farrell of The Miami Herald was really moving to see the images he shot for the paper in Haiti following the devastating earthquake. That was huge news and he was capturing some graphic images. Something he really didn’t get into a lot was about ... Read More »
So far while we weren’t in sessions, we were able to find time to visit some Orlando attractions. I got to go to Hogwarts! That was amazing! We visited the The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida. We were able to tour Hogwarts and ... Read More »