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Students experience winter sports culture in Europe

By | Jan 28, 2015

Fourteen students traveled to Germany and Austria to immerse themselves in winter sporting culture.


Sport media professor presents research paper in Qatar

By | Oct 6, 2014

Assistant professor Heather Dichter discusses her research paper on Olympic bribery that she presented last week in Qatar.


Sochi a Missed Opportunity

By | Feb 28, 2014

The XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia ended Sunday (Feb 23), much to the relief of networks that aren’t NBC, and to the chagrin of people who were finally, slowly, falling in love with the idea of seeing a different permutation of skiing every night.


Butter, Bacon and Basketball: The NBA Goes Paleozoic

By | Feb 25, 2014

It seems that during every Olympics the media acquires a brief fascination with the diets of the participants. 


Progress and Regress 3

By | Feb 23, 2014

The third installment of this weekly feature runs down the best and worst in this week’s pop culture news, including Looking, a “living doll,” and House of Cards.


Guest commentary: Sochi Olympics highlight repression of LGBT citizens

By | Feb 19, 2014

In the months leading up to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, much of the talk surrounded Russia’s anti-gay policies.


Kristy’s Corner: Olympic games will always be special

By | Feb 18, 2014

Columnist Andrew Kristy explains that nothing can keep the Olympics from being significant.



Progress and Regress 1

By | Feb 8, 2014

In this weekly feature, I’ll give a brief review of the week’s stories that represent a step forward in social consciousness in pop culture, and the ones that represent a step back.


Commentary: Activists and allies needed from here to Russia

By | Oct 31, 2013

As LGBT History Month draws to a close, it is important to recognize how this month is imperative to the growth and strength of queer people finding their voices in the choir of multiculturalism and diversity.


The IOC is a joke for ousting wrestling

By | Feb 20, 2013

The International Olympic Committee is making a mockery out of athletes who deserve the sporting world’s utmost respect by trying to eliminate wrestling as an Olympic sport.


The golden grad

By | Sep 20, 2012

Former Ithaca College rower Meghan Musnicki ’05 returned to South Hill after capturing Olympic gold at the London Games this summer.