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Why the arrest of a ‘Smallville’ star has me completely shook

by Will Fritz, News Editor

April 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion

I can’t remember how old I was when I watched “Smallville” for the first time. The show, which premiered in 2001, depicts the life of a teenage Superman. My father, ever the superhero dork, watched it throughout my childhood. I...

Sensational journalists are on the rise

by Emily Alvarenga, Staff Columnist

March 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Today’s media has evolved greatly from what it started as centuries ago, and not for the better. Society greatly influences what the news focuses on and what topics are reported, but what most don’t realize is the influence...

‘Clickbait’ feeds journalistic junk food

by Conor Nordberg, Contributor

March 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

It happened again: you’re browsing your Facebook feed and you come across a link titled “This Woman Does Something … You Won’t Believe What Happens Next!” or “Nine Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About This...

Media reports assault values

by Anthony Berteaux, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

It was not very long ago I wrote an opinion column demanding for Greek Life, in all of its debauchery, to be eliminated from the face of San Diego State. This sentiment came after a sensational amount of media attention on the...

JMS accents Latino media

JMS accents Latino media

October 9, 2014

SDSU needs sensible placement testing

by Kelly Gardner

November 2, 2013

Filed under Opinion

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,...

JMS receives $300,000 donation

by Hutton Marshall

January 17, 2012

Filed under Uncategorized

Former San Diego Union-Tribune owner Platinum Equity, an equity firm based in Beverly Hills, recently donated $300,000 to San Diego State’s School of Journalism & Media Studies. The donation will not only fund the creation...