College Media Podcast

College Media Podcast 12-2-13: Plagiarism and a 404 error at Kansas and a tool to examine academics and athletics

Topic 1: After I Praised a Student Columnist Last Week, He Suddenly Resigned. Wait, What? (CMM) Topic 2: New database reveals academic and athletic spending trends at public universities (Press Release) Athletic & Academic Spending Database for NCAA Division I (Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics) Listen or download this episode, subscribe via iTunes, or check out the archives on the CMP home … Continue reading

College Media Podcast

College Media Podcast 10-29-13: Grambling State and the role of the college media adviser.

This week, Dan and I discuss the messy situation at Grambling State and the role of a college media adviser, in a podcast taped live from New Orleans. Show notes: Censorship, Intimidation, Confusion: The REAL ‘Truth About The Gramblinite Chaos’ (College Media Matters) Listen or download this podcast, subscribe via iTunes, or check out the archives on the CMP home … Continue reading

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College Media Podcast 9-23-13: Why print? and a tool for better Twitter searches

Topic 1: Student Editor: ‘Why is it Worth My Time to Put This Paper Out Twice a Week?’ (CMM) From the editor: Why The Brown and White, a college newspaper, needs to go fully digital (connortait.com) Tool: twXplorer Listen or download this podcast, subscribe via iTunes, or check out the archives on the CMP home page. Continue reading

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College Media Podcast 9-16-13: Newsroom book recommendations and a tool for scraping the web

Dan’s Book Recommendations Student Newspaper Survival Guide City Room Harrower titles: Inside Reporting and The Newspaper Designer’s Handbook Getting It Wrong The New Ethics of Journalism Bryan’s Book Recommendations Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ’72 To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism Journalism Next Field Guide to Covering Sports The Visual Display of … Continue reading