Timely information for undergraduate and graduate class discussions.


Contributed by Prof. Bob Rucker

NFL Diversity Controversy:
Richie Incognito /
Jonathan Martin


Contributed by Prof. John Delacruz
Oct. 28, 2013 - Centre Daily Times

World Campus drives Penn State
enrollment to all-time high

PSU's  enrollment has increased to an
all-time high of 98,000 students.
Its jumps was fueled by growth in the university’s online education system.


Contributed by Prof. Chris DiSalvo
Oct. 21, 2013 - NY Times article

Tech Wealth and Ideas Are
Heading Into News

"Producing serious news
is an expensive enterprise with a
beleaguered business model...
If ever an industry was in need of
innovation — of big ideas from
uncommon thinkers, it is the news business."


Contributed by Dr. Michael Cheers
Oct. 10, 2013 - CNN video

Cell phone use a factor in a SF State student fatal train shooting.

Contributed by Prof. Larry Sokoloff
Oct. 2, 2013 - SJ Metro

Fee Increases at Public Universities
Creating Generation Debt

Contributed by Dr. Michael Cheers
Oct. 2, 2013 - Poynter

How student reporters ended discrimination among University of Alabama sororities.

Contributed by Prof. Tim Hendrick
Oct. 1, 2013 - Ad Age Media News
Dallas Morning News Kills Paywall, Now Will Pare Ads for Those Who Pay



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