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The Lookout | September 24, 2018

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Staff Editorial: U.S. Open sparks debate

September 20, 2018 | 1

Sexism was the name of the game at the 2018 U.S. Open. It all began with a quick shirt adjustment, which left French tennis player Alize Cornet receiving an undeserved code violation for “indecent exposure.”

It followed with Serena Williams … Read More

Editorial: Journalists aren’t enemies

August 30, 2018 | 1

In a time where the words “fake news” are seemingly everywhere, the importance of journalism today is often overshadowed.

Conceivably the biggest critic of the media, President Donald Trump has worked hard to diminish the work of journalists around the … Read More

Stocken Speaks: Beach Boys concert fulfills a lifelong dream for reporter

July 23, 2018 |

By Shauna Stocken A&E Editor

In the introduction chapter of my memoir, I reminisce memories from my youth surrounding my mom and my younger sister.

This included memories of cruising in my mom’s GEO Metro and dancing throughout the house … Read More

Newsprint tariffs threaten democracy

July 11, 2018 |

 

The following is an op-ed piece submitted to The Lookout by Michigan Press Association President and Chairman Brad Thompson, who is also CEO of the Detroit Legal News Company.

The U.S. Commerce Department has added anti-dumping duties of up … Read More

OPINION COLUMN: Sarah’s Stance: MPA convention a chance to learn

May 15, 2018 |

By Sarah Barney A&E Editor

As a student journalist, I have attended quite a few conventions. I have been able to take part in sessions that help me grow as a journalist and designer.

On Thursday, May 10, I was … Read More

Social media to blame for ‘fake news’

March 29, 2018 |

By Sarah Barney A & E Editor

“American teenager who killed Muslim refugee for raping his 7-year-old sister sentenced to 30 years in prison!” claimed the headline above a viral video on Facebook recently.

The video, which at one point … Read More

Staff Editorial from The Lookout: Teachers need supplies, not guns

March 15, 2018 |

Every time there is a school shooting, the idea to either post armed guards or arm school faculty enters the debate.

The Lookout staff sternly opposes the concept of arming schoolteachers and expecting them to defend students in … Read More

LeBron won’t ‘shut up and dribble’

February 22, 2018 |

By Brodee Gillam Sports Editor

“Shut up and dribble.”

For those who are unaware, on Feb. 15, UNINTERRUPTED’s YouTube channel posted another episode of its “ROLLING WITH THE CHAMPION” series hosted by Cari Champion. The episode featured NBA superstars LeBron … Read More

Editorial: Nassar gets what he deserves

January 26, 2018 |

Dr. Larry Nassar, formerly employed at Michigan State University, was sentenced on Jan. 24 to 40 to 175 years in prison for seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.

Nassar pled guilty to 10 counts back in November: seven in … Read More

Photo job helps to overcome shyness

November 16, 2017 |

Growing up, I was always a relatively introverted person.

During high school I found that sports could be my outlet for that, making friends with teammates and meeting new people.

Starting college, I had to find … Read More