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!IMG_0361
  • The Spartan Sports Report debuted, and won a slew of industry awards in its first year! cropped-screen-shot-2018-01-26-at-8-55-14-am.png
  • Our students went behind the scenes with FOX Sports to see their 360/immersive coverage of B10 football.IMG_0078
  • Our Sports JRN students won student EMMYs, MAB awards.
  • The Sports Journalism Minor was officially announced – going live Fall 2018!
  • 22 MSU sports JRN students covered the first and second rounds of the 2018 NCAA men’s Tournament, from broadcast, sports info/media relations, multimedia, photo and social media.IMG_1627
  • FOX Sports U crowned another amazing winner in JRN418, and our students networked all semester long with execs from FSDetroit and national Fox Sports.IMG_1990
  • Our JRN417 class covered Okemos High School sports, learning how to develop beats, stories and learn a community.
  • Students are interning this summer with The Nashville Tennessean, Major League Baseball, FOX Sports, the Detroit Tigers, USPBL and many other places.
  • AND best of all, our graduates are getting jobs!

So have a great summer! We all accomplished a lot!