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The GSP exam is a barrier for Latinx students pursuing a journalism major

by Charlie Vargas, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

The Daily Aztec has published various stories on the barriers upheld by the Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation test. Each evaluation brings a valid point to a conversation worth having, but one that is lacking is the obstacle it p...

The GSP doesn’t measure journalistic skills

by Anna Fiorino, Contributor

March 6, 2019

  Journalism and media studies pre-majors have three attempts to pass the Grammar, Spelling, and Punctuation test. According to the School of Journalism and Media Studies, “The Grammar, Spelling, and Punctuation (GSP) test is a way to det...

GSP: one way ticket out of your major

by Marissa Ochoa, Staff Columnist

October 11, 2014

The Grammar Spelling Punctuation test has become a groan worthy exam  journalism and media studies majors are plagued with. The GSP is an entry exam that determines whether a student can officially be accepted into the major. Those...

SDSU needs sensible placement testing

by Kelly Gardner

November 2, 2013

Tests, tests and more tests. Sometime it feels as if all you do in college is constantly take exams. Whether its taking a test for a class, or taking a placement test to get into a class, with all the work students strive to balance,...