IS JRN418 in your future?

Then think about making your future NOW! If you have taken JRN317, you can take 418! We have seats open for Fall19 semester, and we want you. Would you like to have professional multimedia pieces on WKAR and MSU Athletics? Would you like to take your sports media professional game to the next level? (yes,…

Oh hey, it’s August…time to plan ahead for the FUTURE

Yeah, we know. Summer went fast. Hopefully you filled it with some fun, some work, some networking, and some making you the best you can be. Putting some mental Sports JRN post-its up so you can plan ahead; YES – there will be a Sports JRN Education Abroad class to Paris and Rome in summer…

Time to think about 2019-20!

(No, really!) We’re not trying to speed up time, but it is time to register for classes for next school year. So we wanted to drop a little thought on you: the Sports Journalism Education Abroad class to Paris and Rome is a GO for Summer 2020. Which means, if you are an MSU student,…

Big new stuff coming this fall!

We have some big news – FANFARE – MSU Journalism now has an official Sports Journalism Minor! That’s right, you can now minor in Sports Journalism, an officially fantastic thing that has been in the works for two years! The minor takes effect for the Fall 2018 semester, and those who successfully complete the requirements…

WELCOME!

It is the start of another school year, and we’re always excited to welcome back our upperclass students, and welcome our new students to MSU Sports JRN! We wish all of you the best this year, and hope you will get involved to make the most of your MSU experience. Here are some things to…

So much great stuff happening!

We can’t say enough about the amazing students and faculty of MSU Sports Journalism. But to let you know what’s going on…we’re going to say something! Congratulations to MSU Sports JRN grad Jonathan Yales for landing a fantastic internship with Nate Silver’s ESPN site, FiveThirtyEight.com. The Sports Journalism Study Abroad crew had their first meeting, and…

Check out JRN 418’s WKAR work!

Professor Gerstner’s JRN 418 advanced sports reporting class is working on some great projects this semester for WKAR’s Current Sports show with Al Martin. Check out the first wave of stories – video, written and multimedia – to hit WKAR.org! Give them some social media love.

MSU Sports JRN makes national news!

The Columbia Journalism Review has profiled MSU Sports JRN, along with other schools teaching the discipline, in its latest issue. MSU Sports journalist in residence Joanne Gerstner  is quoted in the story talking about all the great things happening at MSU. We’re all so excited to get the word out about the amazing students, and…

Get MSU SPTS JRN on iTunes!

New! MSU student and professor work, from video and audio pieces, to presentations are available for FREE on our awesome iTunes page. Go there, subscribe, download our work, and share the news. Thanks to Professor Stacey Fox for getting on iTunes. SPARTANS WILL!

First sports media Study Abroad is coming!

Bonjour! Are you ready to learn about sports media in Europe?! Mark your calendars for the Summer of 2016…when MSU Sports Journalism will visit Paris and Rome! The trip, led by Profs. LA Dickerson and Joanne C. Gerstner, will introduce students to European sports media and sporting culture, acquaint with the sports and sporting venues…