GET IN THE GAME

Fall is in the air. Which also means it is time for your resume, cover letter and portfolio to be ready to go! Are you ready to apply for the internships, scholarships and (ahem, if you are graduating soon…a JOB!) Don’t be shy. You cannot win the game if you do not play. But you…

The future is…NOW!

So the long winter is finally over. But we’re all still struggling with COVID and all of the ripples from the pandemic in our academic and personal lives. First – it’s OK to not be OK. We are all more than a year into the abnormal, so if you don’t feel totally confident….welcome to the…

Happy New Year!

Yeah, we said it. HAPPY NEW YEAR! WOOOO! We are happy to see 2020 go, as it was a tough road for so many in this world. We are still not out of the woods with COVID and the economy, but we see hopeful signs of recovery and healing on the horizon. So what does…

WE ARE BACK!

Yes, yes, yes! Classes may be online, and a lot of us are all around Michigan and the country…but MSU Sports JRN is back in effect for 2020-21 school year. What YOU can do to get involved: Network: talk to Profs. Gerstner and Dickerson about tapping into MSU Sports JRN’s huge network of amazing alumni….

It is 2020…are you ready?

People tend to take stock of things in a new year. Are you going to work out more? Eat less fast food? See your friends more in person? Whatever you are looking at doing, add some career planning to the list. Where do you want to be this summer? Internship? Working somewhere? Doing our Sports…

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…

What a 2018!

We are so grateful for another exciting year in Sports Journalism, because we have so much success to celebrate. We are officially a MSU minor! We have more than 40 students picking the minor – in only one semester. If you are interested, read up! We had another successful Sports Journalism Education Abroad class, to…

Summertime!

Whew! What a year! Before we all go off for the summer, let’s recap! For the second year in a row, our MSU chapter of the Association for Women in Sports Media was named “Outstanding Professional Chapter” by the MSU Office of Student Life! We had the Spartan Sports Journalism Classic – another huge success!…

MAKE BIG PLANS FOR 2018!!!

We’re not kidding. It’s a new year, and we want you to think BIG. Some suggestions to make 2018 the best yet: Sign up for our Sports Media/JRN Study Abroad to Paris and Rome. It is a month (May 27-June 26) and we take in the best of sports, media, culture and fun in both…

Are you going for it?

Every day brings many choices. Coffee or tea? Spotify or Pandora? Park here, or there? Same applies to your career. Are you looking at the opportunities before you, and making the right choices to advance? Are you frequently checking this website for jobs and internships? Are you part of MSU JRN’s closed internship facebook group…

The checklist for starting 2017 right!

The start of a new year is always a good place to check on your career. It doesn’t matter where you are in the cycle: in school, graduating soon, in your career, or looking to move up….you can always up your game. Here are some things to think about: Define yourself. What makes you good…

Internships = a big deal

So let’s have a little chat about internships. You know you have to do one to graduate as a JRN major. But there’s a lot more art to the game than just getting one and checking it off the graduation to-do list. At best, the right internship can set you up for a job when…