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Spelling skills aren’t as important as they used to be

by Jimmy Janszen, Staff Columnist

November 10, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Sorry National Spelling Bee winners, but your skill of spelling is useless. In contemporary society, technology is ubiquitous. Our commonly shared short attention span has been cut even shorter due to the autocorrect feature. The...

GSP: one way ticket out of your major

by Marissa Ochoa, Staff Columnist

October 11, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

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...

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...