Recommendations for the Comm. Department

The following is the text of the letter I’m sending to the Communications Department Friday, Oct. 12. Read More

Seeking Recommendations for a Better Journalism Program

As many of you know, I had a meeting with David Cheshier, the Communications Department chair, on Wednesday of this week. Read More

GSU Athletics: Lose The Glasses

Georgia State Athletics has a serious problem.

For all the millions in funds generated in student fees and private donations each year to pay for the university’s growing sports programs, attendance for games has been largely lackluster, at best. Read More

What It Means to be an ‘Independent’ Student Newspaper

In the wake of this month’s Red & Black student newspaper debacle, I imagine the issues of censorship, prior review and editorial control are on the minds of student editors across the country. Read More

Building the Future: A Journalism Department at Georgia State

Just a few months shy of its 100th year anniversary, today Georgia State University welcomed more freshmen to its campus than ever before in its history.

Now, stop to think about that for a moment. Read More

Quit Feeding The “Monster”

Since Atlanta outsourced its parking enforcement services to PARKatlanta in 2009, living and working in the city has been nothing but a hassle. Read More

Traditions Must Be Spontaneous

Think quick. Name five traditions exclusive to Georgia State.

Can you? Read More

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