What Will the Student Press Be Like in 2030?


Student editors mention BuzzFeed, Vox and the “Star Trek” Holodeck as models for college media’s future.

CMM Fellows: What’s Your Journalism Junk Food?


Among the selections: Grantland, Gawker, Cosmopolitan and Smart Girls at the Party.

Tribune: Marquette Journalism Program Changes Trigger ‘Frustrations Among Students That Cannot Be Ignored’

A new editorial in The Marquette Tribune raises concerns about recent changes to the Marquette University journalism program, aligning them with the media industry’s larger perceived “dumbing-down.” Among other critiques, editors cite an apparent over-emphasis on teaching students superficial self-promotion techniques, possibly at the expense of needed journalism principles.