From Our Students

Book Review: Jane Leavy’s ‘The Big Fella’
Dec 11, 2018

Book Review: Jane Leavy’s ‘The Big Fella’

Ethan Cadeaux reviews Jane Leavy’s book, “The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created,” and says it’s evident Ruth’s impact on pop culture was just as powerful off the field as it was on the diamond.

Women Talk Challenges in Sports Media Industry
Dec 5, 2018

Women Talk Challenges in Sports Media Industry

The Big Ten Network and the Association for Women in Sports media hosted a panel Nov. 30 to discuss the challenges facing women in the industry.

Future Broadcasters Being Groomed at UMD
Dec 3, 2018

Future Broadcasters Being Groomed at UMD

The BTN Student U program is a Big Ten initiative that helps give students at all Big Ten schools an opportunity to gain professional skills in the media industry.

Povich Symposium Discusses Race in Sports
Nov 14, 2018

Povich Symposium Discusses Race in Sports

DeMaurice Smith, the executive director of the NFL Players Association, called the Rooney Rule “a sham” during the 13th annual Shirley Povich Symposium at the University of Maryland Nov. 13.

Povich Symposium Will Discuss Race in Sports
Nov 9, 2018

Povich Symposium Will Discuss Race in Sports

The Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism will host the 13th annual Shirley Povich Symposium at the University of Maryland’s Riggs Alumni Center at 7 p.m. Nov. 13.

Merrill Grad Evan Parker Tells Students ‘Be Curious’
Oct 9, 2018

Merrill Grad Evan Parker Tells Students ‘Be Curious’

“One piece of advice I would share with students currently in the College of Journalism is be curious, learn everything you can,” said Evan Parker (’05), who was recently promoted to vice president of content at NASCAR.