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.
Day two of the trip to the National College Media Conference was filled with five sessions thatI attened rangingfrom Design to ethics to social media to broadcast to convergence. Especially onvergence. You will soon learn that thus far–convergence has been the greatest takeway for me, but my sessions were all ... Read More »
Shamshad Sheikh walks through the Mount Carmel Dining Hall in search of the student she is meeting. She doesn?t know what the student looks like because the meeting was arranged via email. But the student can easily find her in the crowd, even though they?ve never met. He knows that she will be one of the very few women wearing a Hijab on campus. Read More »
It will be a little easier to travel to campus starting this Friday, once new turning lanes are finally complete at the corner of Whitney Avenue and Mount Carmel Avenue, according to the Connecticut Department of Transportation. All construction at that corner will be complete in about a month. Read More »
Past the time when Chartwells officials said the Bobcat Den would reopen by the end of September, officials now say it could be up to three more weeks until students can enjoy their late-night snacks at the Den. Read More »
Also at dinner saturday night, we celebrated Lila’s, (our advisor), Birthday. The table shared this dessert- Bread Pudding. I never had it before, but it was awesome with vanilla ice cream. Read More »
A JOURNEY BEGINS: EIC11 My trip began at 10:00am this morning;–meeting at the Quinnipic student center, taking a van to JFK and catching a 2:50pm flight to New Orleans to the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), Excellence in Journalism (EIC11) conference. I will be here for four days and I’ll ... Read More »
I have never been a fan of seafood. I don’t like fish too much. But while in New Orleans, I decided to be adventurous. We went to a place famous for sea food and instead of being my normal safe self and get chicken or steak, I decided to be ... Read More »
After six months of delays in the demolition and remediation phase, construction is finally beginning on the Carl Hansen Student Center and the tentative date for reopening has been set for the start of next school year. Read More »
Need to visit the history department? Just drive about three-fourths of a mile down Mt. Carmel Avenue to the green house with the dirt pile in front. The Quinnipiac history department has been moved a mile away from main campus on Mt. Carmel Avenue to the new ?History House? to ... Read More »