My Own Sports Experience
May 1, 2014

My Own Sports Experience

Merrill College student Patrick Donohue writes about his experience as a young wrestler and the life lessons he learned participating in the sport.

Povich Panel Discusses Michael Sam
Apr 8, 2014

Povich Panel Discusses Michael Sam

The Povich Center hosted a panel of professionals to discuss Michael Sam and his decision to open up about his sexuality and the impact it could have.

Getting Where You Want to Go
Mar 26, 2014

Getting Where You Want to Go

A panel of NBC’s Jimmy Roberts ’79, AP’s Lou Ferrara ’92 and award-winning documentarian Theresa Moore discussed with students how to create a path to sports journalism success on March 25.

Jimmy Roberts ’79
Jan 6, 2014

Jimmy Roberts ’79

When dreams of a career in lacrosse were dashed, Jimmy Roberts turned to covering the team he had hoped to play for, beginning a career in sports journalism that has spanned five decades.

College Football Polls: Now and in the Future
Dec 2, 2013

College Football Polls: Now and in the Future

A look at the weekly football polls and the enormous roll they play throughout the college football season, whether it be in recruiting, fan and media attention, or determining who will play for the national championship.