School of Sport and Service Management

Course Leader to read at the Cheltenham Literary Festival

Rob Steen, co-leader of the Sport Journalism BA (Hons) course, will be reading his work at the prestigious Cheltenham Literary Festival on October 3 and 4.

Does The Sun shine too brightly on Newcastle?

School of Sport and Service Management senior lecturer, Simon Mcennis, writes for The Conversation on the relationship between Newcastle United and The Sun. Read the article.

Journalism course leader on Radio London

Rob Steen, co-course leader of Sport Journalism BA(Hons), was interviewed on Radio London 8 Jul 2014 to discuss his new book Floodlights and Touchlines: A History of Spectator Sport. You can listen to the interview online until 14 July; please scroll to 01:34.

Top ten ranking for journalism

The University of Brighton has been ranked 7th out of 58 institutons in the Guardian University Guide 2015 subject tables for journalism, publishing and public relations.

Overtime online hits the streets!

The latest edition of the Eastbourne Herald will feature a four-page sport supplement written and produced by our very own Sport Journalism degree students. The supplement is a special print edition of the student’s website, Overtimeonline, which has been recognised by the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) as one of the top four student…

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Journalism course leader interviewed on Talksport

Rob Steen, co-course leader of Sport Journalism BA(Hons), was interviewed today on the Hawksbee and Jacobs show on Talksport to discuss his new book Floodlights and Touchlines: A History of Spectator Sport. You can listen to the interview here, Rob’s interview commences at 02:35: http://talksport.com/radio/listen-again/1402056000#

Accreditation success for Journalism

The National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ), the professional body for journalism, visited the School of Sport and Service Management on 19 May to undertake a review of our accreditation.

Matt finish for students

Applying a Matt finish to their degrees, two Sport Journalism students have had versions of their dissertations published in major publications. In their final year Sport Journalism students research and write a critical investigation rather than a conventional dissertation, and for the first time in the nine years the module has run, two have found their way…

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Senior Lecturer on BBC Sussex Radio

Jed Novick, Senior Lecturer in sports journalism at the School of Sport and Service Management, was interviewed on BBC Sussex radio on 15 May 2014 on on the Hillsborough disaster. To listen, go to http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01w4qh6 and scan to 1.13.25 Read more about Jed.

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