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UFCJC Doctoral Student to Serve on Student Press Law Center Online Panel

Jessical Sparks, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications (UFCJC) doctoral student and graduate student researcher for the Brechner Freedom of Information Project, will be a panelist for the Student Press Law Center online discussion “The Challenges and Future of College Press Freedom” on Feb. 20 at 1 p.m.

The panel will discuss the current challenges for college journalism and will focus on a variety of topics from campus hostility to financial and structural hurdles. They will also highlight efforts that are underway to transform and even restart student-led media programs.

Sparks will join panel participants Nicole Markus from The Daily Northwestern, Wesley Wright from The ReNews Project and Jackie Alexander from the College Media Association.

Registration is available at:

Posted: February 7, 2024
Category: Brechner Center, College News, Student News
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