Sports Journalism Institute

Helping women and minorities get into newsrooms since 1993

Jan 2010

The Class of 2010

[caption id="attachment_526" align="aligncenter" width="535" caption="The Sports Journalism Institute, Class of 2010."][/caption] The Class of 2010 Student/School/Internship (Pictured clockwise from the top left): Aaron Hilton, Hampton University, Sacramento Bee "Journalism isn’t just a profession for me; sports journalism is my passion.… Read more →

Running barefoot kicks up mixed emotions

[caption id="attachment_408" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Michael Sandler is an advocate of Barefoot running and has begun teaching others the benefits of walking and running without shoes. Through, a group has formed that meets Saturdays at Martin Park in Boulder to… Read more →

Former Oklahoma State receiver still hopes to play in the NFL

[caption id="attachment_398" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Former OSU standout Prentiss Elliott, who was kicked off the team after his freshman season in 2004, now plays for the Oklahoma Thunder, a semi-professional team in the World Football League. Photo by Sarah Phipps of… Read more →

‘Tijuana Tornado’ aims to be city’s idol

[caption id="attachment_385" align="aligncenter" width="352" caption="Antonio Margarito (right) and Miguel Cotto trade blows in the July 2008 WBA welterweight title fight that Margarito won. Photo by Getty Images. "][/caption]By Ivan Orozco Class of 2005 MONTEBELLO — He won't forget it. Tattooed… Read more →

Yankees righty muffles Astros, wins 260th game

[caption id="attachment_379" align="alignleft" width="226" caption="The Yankees\' Mike Mussina throws in the early going. Mussina earned his 260th career win, tying him with Hall of Famer Ted Lyons for 39th on the all-time list. Photo by Karen Warren of the Houston… Read more →