The Necessity of Student Journalism

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Student journalism, much like professional journalism, is essential not only to inform the community but also to hold those in power accountable for their actions.

A Free Campus Press Requires a Multi-College Effort

Over the last few decades, universities have become brand-focused; they now invest millions into their public relation teams. Student newspapers, meanwhile, have struggled. With the advent of the cut-throat digital economy, most student papers now depend on their school’s recognition and support. The result of these two facts is scary.