Going to work…

MSU Sports Journalism loves to do real world opportunities at every turn, so it was a no-brainer that we HAD to cover the Pistons-Cavaliers game at the Breslin Center on Oct. 12. Seven MSU Sports Journalism students, plus former NBA beat writer/Prof. Joanne Gerstner, went through pre-game interviews; met with Detroit Free Press beat writer…

One Shining Moment…for Sports JRN!

    The MSU men’s basketball team may have fallen short of winning the title, but we are claiming the sports media championship for MSU Sports JRN. We had more than 20 students at Little Caesar’s Arena in Detroit, working from March 15-18, as reporters, play-by-play/color for IMPACT radio, correspondents for our Spartan Sports Report…

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…

JRN418 covers community/MSU for WKAR

Our Sports JRN418 class is focused on the real world – we see it as a bridge from moving from being a college journalist to a professional one. JRN418 works closely with WKAR Current Sports, covering club sports and the greater Lansing sports community.   Students also help with Current Sports on the radio…check the…

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…

Come see us at Big Ten Journalism Day!

MSU Sports Journalism will be a big part of the Big Ten Journalism Day on Dec. 11 day at the School of Journalism. Come meet our students and professors who are the best in sports journalism – print, broadcast, social media and visual. For more information, go to JRN.MSU.EDU!!    

WORLD PREMIERE OF HYPE VIDEO

We had to do it. We had to make the most epic hype video ever for our Sports Journalism program. OK, fine, it’s our first hype video, but we have Sparty, Shanin Thomas, Darien Harris and Mark Hollis, and the great JRN students of MSU as stars. And a student director too. We cannot wait…

More MSU JRN in the news…

Yes, our ears are burning, but it is all good because we love people talking about the fantastic stuff happening in the MSU Sports Journalism world! Story in The State News about MSU Sports JRN MSU College of Arts and Sciences

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…

WELCOME BACK STUDENTS!!!

We know. Welcoming you back for another AWESOME school year means that summer is over. It’s a bummer. But you gotta move forward to get somewhere, right? We want this to be the best year ever, so wanted to call your attention to some things: We will be doing a sports multi-cam event again this…

MSU Sports JRN prof expert on Women’s World Cup

MSU sports JRN prof Joanne C. Gerstner has been providing expert comments on the Women’s World Cup and what the U.S. victory means for the state of soccer. Gerstner has covered the U.S. Women’s national team and the game extensively since 1999, on site for two World Cup and two Olympic tournaments. See what she…