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Women sports journalists endure harassment

By Katie Gerber It is questionable whether the public really knows the kind of abuse that women in the sports journalism industry face. In August of 2015 Sports Illustrated published an article  detailing the abuse women reporters face in the locker rooms … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Communicator plans athletic promotions

By Kim North Brewer Hall is a building that goes unnoticed by most, unless you are a student athlete or an athletic employee. Brewer Hall is where I spent four enjoyable hours with Clare Hohman. The day was spent writing … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Holly Sanford at the Federal Medical Center prison

During Spring Break I was able to shadow a close family friend who works in the Human Resources department of the Rochester Federal Medical Center. It is a federal level prison that was formerly a mental health facility. I was … Continue reading

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Journalism lacks minority professionals

America is a “melting pot” of different races and cultures, but how much of the pot is being represented in newsrooms across the country? The minority population in The United States has risen approximately 10 percent in the past 20 years. … Continue reading

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NFL sideline reporters tackle tough job

The National Football League is the most popular sport in America. Growing up and living in the atmosphere of loyal NFL fans, my love for football continues to grow. Like many women, I have always aspired to be an NFL … Continue reading

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Convergence is changing the face of journalism

As technology changes, so does the audience. Journalists today need to find a way to keep up with the changes or they will find themselves buried under piles of surplus newspapers. Convergence journalism is one of the principle solutions to this … Continue reading

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