Week 6 Field trip to Maker Media

On Monday, Feb. 27,  we have a field trip to Maker Media, 1160 Battery St #125, San Francisco, CA 94111

From SF State, take the M to Embarcadero Station. Walk to Market Street and Main Street and take the F streetcar north toward Fishermans’s Wharf. Get off at Embarcadero and Greenwich Street and walk two blocks to 1160 Battery St. OR you can also walk from Embarcadero Station to Maker Media; it’s about a 17-minute walk. The whole trip from school should take 50-75 minutes. Please plan to arrive by 4 p.m.

https://i2.wp.com/makerfaire.com/wp-content/uploads/gravity_forms/77-bc00ca1eca8f8691bcce0358179b3333/2016/08/Dale-Dougherty-11.jpg?fit=750%2C500We’ll be meeting with Dale Dougherty, founder of MAKE magazine and creator of Maker Faire, which are produced by Maker Media, where he is executive chairman. Here’s his bio and LinkedIn profile.

Please read this article:

Find out more about him by watching this 11-minute TED Talk.

Please come with questions!

If you need to reach me, my cell phone number is 510 421-1613.

See you there!



About rkanigel

I'm an associate professor of journalism at San Francisco State University, where I teach Introduction to Online Journalism, Reporting, Newswriting and other courses and advise Golden Gate [X]press, the student newspaper. I was a daily newspaper reporter for 15 years and I've written for many magazines and websites, including TIME, U.S. News & World Report, Prevention, Health, Reader's Digest, lime.com and CNN.com.

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