HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — News 8’s own Rich Coppola was at Quinnipiac University Tuesday teaching high school students about television news.

It was part of a two-week summer course called Ability Media, a program created to address the lack of representation of people with different abilities across all forms of media.

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Rich talked to the teens about the news business in general, what to expect, and what it’s like to be an anchor.