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Spartans Combat Bias In Reporting With ‘Sourcing for Diversity Project’

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
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As the media faces higher scrutiny for bias, the MSU School of Journalism is working to ensure voices from every corner of the community are represented in reporting. Students and…

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MSU Scholars Help Produce Education Writers’ Guide for Inclusive Coverage

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
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Education journalists carry great responsibility as they strive to write about the nation’s diverse schools in ways that are inclusive, and that minimize their own biases. That’s why…

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Student-Authored Book to Help Professors Be Better Teachers

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Joe Grimm

In most college classrooms, it’s the professor who is in charge, holds all the cards, wields the power. And if a student has a problem with that professor,…

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African Americans Focus of New ‘Bias Busters’ Guide

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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While protests over racial inequity continue on city streets and college campuses, a Michigan State University journalism class has developed a new guide that is written to help…

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Bias Busters Dispels Myths about Muslim Americans

Thursday, December 10, 2015
Questions and Answers about Muslim Americans

The e-book version of a guide written by a Michigan State University journalism class that is designed to dispel biases and stereotypes about Muslim Americans is again available….

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