Christopher Rhodes on Muck Rack

Christopher Rhodes

Brisbane, Australia
Broadcast Journalist and Producer — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance
Covers:  Courts/crime, sports, politics, international, general news

Journalist and producer of the TV news variety. Also writes, reads and podcasts.

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Biography

Final-year Bachelor of Journalism student at The University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. Then onto the M.A. Journalism program at CUNY's Graduate School of Journalism in New York. My future is in political journalism as a White House Correspondent in Washington DC.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Covering the Brisbane court rounds.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is rapidly changing the way news is consumed because of the 24/7 nature of breaking news. Facebook and Twitter are examples.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Social media, my phone, email, podcasting, writing, reading a vast amount of material, critical thinking, awareness of community information.