Welcome, Capital News Service!
Capital News Service, the student-focused news wire of the University of Maryland, is MDDC's newest member! Under the direction of several faculty members at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism, students in the Capital News Service cover current news. Here's how they describe themselves:
Student-powered news organization run by the UMD Philip Merrill College of Journalism. For 26 years CNS has provided deeply reported, award-winning coverage of issues import to Marylanders. Bureaus in College Park, Annapolis and Washington run by professional journalists with decades of experience, we deliver news in multiple formats via partner news organizations, a destination Website, a nightly on-air television newscast on UMTV and affiliated social media channels (including Twitter and Facebook).