Journalism and Sports Program
News & Events
April 2018: The Maroon Tiger publishes Commemorative Edition newspaper and magazine honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., '48, 50 years after his assasination.
March 2018: National Geographic Race Edition is unveiled in Washington, D.C.
November 14, 2012: AND THE WINNER IS... ANALYZING THE 2012 ELECTION
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.
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 HOUSEsports.org, a student-run organization for aspiring sports journalists.
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)
March 31, 2008: The Big Transition: From Racial Majority to Racial Minority
March 26, 2008: Being a Black Man: At the Corner of Progress and Peril
February 6, 2008: Discover Greatness: An Illustrated History of the Negro Baseball Leagues
February 4, 2008: "Black Magic" Question and Answer Session at Morehouse College
December 1, 2006: Morehouse Launches Sports Journalism Program