Journalism and Sports Program

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News November 14, 2012


Hear a prestigious panel of journalists and educators discuss decisive factors in the 2012 presidential election. Journalists Cynthia Tucker, Bryan Monroe and Corey Dade discussed the impact of America’s changing demographics, campaign strategy, the role of the media, and what to expect from President Obama and the political parties in the next four years.

To view the program, click here.

News April 12-14, 2012

ESPN Presents HOUSEsports Weekend

Choose from among three days of wide-ranging, sports-related workshops. Guest speakers included ESPN columnists J.A. Adande and Jemele Hill, former U. of Georgia AD Damon Evans, basketball historian Claude Johnson and Olympic gold medal winner Edwin Moses, a Morehouse alum. The conference was sponsored by ESPN and organized by the Journalism and Sports Program and, a student-run organization for aspiring sports journalists.

News August 2010

The Journalism and Sports Program offers a minor (18 credit hours) that every Morehouse student can take, regardless of his major. The minor is designed to provide a foundation in the principles of print journalism, and all students can choose journalism courses as electives.

Download the Journalism and Sports Program Brochure (pdf)

News September 16, 2009 Power and Influence from the Sidelines: Is Sports Journalism for You? | Use Technology to Tell Stories, Sports Journalist Michael Wilbon Tells Students
News November 14, 2008 Covering Change: How Black Journalists Reported on Barack Obama's Rise to Power | Covering Change Event Program
News March 31, 2008 The Big Transition: From Racial Majority to Racial Minority
News March 26, 2008 Being a Black Man: At the Corner of Progress and Peril
News February 6, 2008 Discover Greatness: An Illustrated History of the Negro Baseball Leagues
News February 4, 2008 "Black Magic" Question and Answer Session at Morehouse College
News January 17, 2008 Black history and HBCU basketball come together in the ESPN documentary "Black Magic" 
News May 9, 2007 ESPN: Black Athlete Forum hits plenty of powerful notes
News December 1, 2006 Morehouse Launches Sports Journalism Program