Category: Students

Lessons from a Journo-Diva

SPJ is accepting submissions from students, faculty and alumni for short blog posts about life at the J-School. If you’d like to contribute, contact By Ariana Giorgi I’m about three months into J-school, and I’ve already learned some valuable lessons… 1. From my professor: Unlearn the word “like” Let’s talk about the elephant in the


Letter to the Liberian Government

March 14, 2012 Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs Executive Mansion P.O. Box 9001 Capitol Hill, Monrovia Republic of Liberia To the government of Liberia: Last week, Mae Azango published an article in Front Page Africa that detailed the destructiveness of female genital cutting (FGC). Though the practice remains part of Liberia’s traditional customs, it