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…

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…

Looking for 2015-16 classes?

Check out our sports journalism class listings, round one…we’re adding more very soon! Please ask Profs. Dickerson, Hale, Gerstner and Carter if you have any questions…

Congrats to JRN sports students!

Senior Brooks Laimbeer and junior Scott Wasserman’s documentary, “Josh Barens: Determined”, on MSU soccer player Josh Barens’ return to play after injury, won the coveted “Best Picture” award at the recent Spartan Film Festival. Congratulations to both sports journalism students for the big accomplishment!

Interesting article on women and Sports Media

Good treatment from Quill Magazine on what is going on with women in sports media right now. There is more out there than just sideline reporting. Check it out! BTW, Michigan’s State’s chapter of the Association for Women in Sports Media is really active and doing great things. Member Alex Tekip just won an AWSM…

Check out this great documentary!

Take the time to watch this fantastic documentary piece, called “Determined”, by MSU students Brooks Laimbeer (producer/narrator), Scott Wasserman (director/camerawork/editing), and Alex Sharg and Adam Zimmer (production assistance) on MSU soccer player Josh Barens. They all work with the MSU student media group, IMPACT Sports. Fantastic work!  

THANKS !!!

It was so much fun meeting and getting to know all the parents and HS students who turned out for our amazing Big Ten journalism day on Friday. Thanks to JRN 418 students Anthony Serafino, Lilli Khatabi, Alyssa Girardi, Geoff Preston, Tyler Beck, and the women of the Association for Women in Sports Media @…

MSU goes behind the scenes ESPN College GameDay

— courtesy MSU College of Arts and Sciences Newsletter, Nov. 11, 2014 edition… Sports journalism students recently had an exclusive backstage pass to the ESPN College GameDay set, which included a one-on-one session with an ESPN writer, a press conference and tours of the set, production truck and tour bus. Nine students from two sports…