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Panelists talk sports journalism ethics

March 6, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Kelli Palmer Greg Amante, producer of ESPN’s Outside the Lines.Photo by Kelli Palmer Sports news networks like ESPN must not be afraid to investigate professional athletes, teams and leagues, even when those reports may hurt the network’s broadcast business partners like the NFL, three [...]

New play is for the birds

March 6, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Tyler Beard Towson University Professor Peter Wray. Photo by Tyler Beard. Towson University’s Department of Theatre Arts will be performing Aaron Posner’s “Stupid F–king Bird” through March 12. The play, which opened Wednesday, is an adaptation of Anton Chekov’s “The Seagull” [...]

Don’t be afraid to fail, photojournalist tells TU students

March 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Erica Scripa Photojournalist Patrick Smith told a room full of eager Towson University students Wednesday  that they should never be afraid of failure as they pursue a career in journalism. Speaking at the West Village Commons as part of the Department of Mass Communication’s fourth annual [...]

Autism Speaks is jumping through hoops

February 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Deion Broxton The Towson University men’s basketball team is joining other campus and local area organizations to help raise awareness about autism. The team shed its traditional black-and-gold uniform for a powder blue version during a game on Feb. 7 that was billed as Light it up Blue [...]

Four local acts chosen to perform at Tigerfest concert

February 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Jai-Leen James Four local music acts were chosen Friday to open for the still unannounced headliner for Towson University’s annual Spring Tigerfest concert. The four acts were picked from a pool of seven performers who auditioned for Tigerfest during the Bring the Noise “battle of the [...]

TU hires new general counsel

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

Towson University announced today that it has appointed Traevena L. Byrd as the school’s new general counsel, effective April 6. Byrd will serve as the legal advisor to the president and university executives officers. She will also lead the Office of University Counsel, serve on the [...]

Towson University’s cultural diversity event highlights lives free of fear

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Victoria Anastasi Baltimore musician Navasha Daya Baltimore musician Navasha Daya made her way to the raised center stage at Towson University’s West Village Commons Wednesday night decked out in, well, gold. Gold earrings. Gold bangles. Gold boots. Gold – everything. Daya and her band [...]
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