Peter King at Merrill College Recap
Dec 7, 2017

Peter King at Merrill College Recap

Peter King was the Povich Center’s guest speaker Wednesday afternoon at the Eaton Theater. The MMQB founder addressed a variety of topics about America’s true pastime and the sport he has covered the most during his 37-year journalism career.

Media and the World Cup
Oct 28, 2017

Media and the World Cup

With U.S. Soccer out of the World Cup, what is media’s role in the program’s future?

Recap: Covering the Big Story
Oct 12, 2017

Recap: Covering the Big Story

Sometimes “sticking to sports” is impossible. What do sports journalists and editors do when sports stories collide with political or social issues, and they need to be covered?

Sportswriters and Politics
Apr 3, 2017

Sportswriters and Politics

Should sportswriters be allowed to express political opinions on social media? It’s a question that comes up more and more, but especially during the new administration of President Donald J. Trump.

One Year of The Undefeated
Feb 22, 2017

One Year of The Undefeated

As ESPN’s race, sports and culture vertical The Undefeated approaches its one-year anniversary, its editor-in-chief, Kevin Merida, and two of his colleagues visited Merrill College.