Past Events

April 20: Women, Sports and Media Conference
Apr 9, 2018

April 20: Women, Sports and Media Conference

We are thrilled to host the first-ever Women, Sports and Media: Careers, Coverage, and Consequences conference to be held on the campus of the University of Maryland, College Park on April 20 2018.

April 14: Povich Center Workshop & Jamboree
Mar 10, 2018

April 14: Povich Center Workshop & Jamboree

On Saturday, April 14, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., members of the sports media will gather in Knight Hall to work with high school and college journalism students from around the region on different skill sets.

Journalists speculate on the future of journalism
Feb 22, 2018

Journalists speculate on the future of journalism

In the last few years, the medium through which news has been delivered has shifted dramatically—TV ratings are down and less people are tuning in to radio shows.

March 6: Beyond Sports in NYC
Feb 21, 2018

March 6: Beyond Sports in NYC

On Tuesday, March 6, from 5:30-8 p.m., join us at Bleacher Report’s new headquarters in New York City for “Beyond Sports: How social media changed the game for athletes, leagues and fans.”

Tisha Thompson Recommends not Following the Pack
Feb 16, 2018

Tisha Thompson Recommends not Following the Pack

Thompson was the guest speaker for a Povich Center event where she talked about her recent experience with Tom Izzo and the rest of the Michigan State University scandal as well as her work as an investigative journalist.

Feb. 15: An Afternoon with Tisha Thompson
Feb 14, 2018

Feb. 15: An Afternoon with Tisha Thompson

Join us in conversation with ESPN investigative reporter Tisha Thompson at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the Roberts Room at Knight Hall.