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In the Media

Seton Hall faculty are regularly featured in national and international media outlets for their academic expertise and ground-breaking research. Below is a sampling of recent media coverage.


The Best Media Discussion Of Jon Gruden Happened In A Virtual Classroom

Barrett Sports Media recaps the recent Sports Media Speaker Series panel discussion, "The Gruden Effect: Examining The Larger Issues." Hosted by Professional-in-Residence B.J. Schecter and former ESPN journalist Bob Ley '76, sports media experts discussed the ramifications of the offensive emails from Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden that were released to the public.

Barrett Sports Media | October 22, 2021

Award-winning author speaks at Legacy of the Plains Museum

College of Communication and the Arts Professor James J. Kimble, Ph.D., who is originally from Norfolk, Nebraska, presented his book "Prairie Forge: The Extraordinary Story of the Nebraska Scrap Metal of World War II," which was selected for the 2021 One Book One Nebraska statewide reading program.

Star Herald | July 1, 2021

To Love, Honor and Co-Star: Making Room for Two on Zoom

College of Communication and the Arts Alumna Crystal Dickinson '98 is featured in a New York Times article about how hiring couples to act together allows us to see two people in one virtual space.

The New York Times | February 10, 2021

Memes used to tweak believers`, politicians` views

Article talks about Heidi Campbell, a Texas A&M professor, who spoke about "Internet Memes and American Civil Religion" on October 21 for the virtual conference "Communication and Religion in the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election."

Catholic Sentinel | November 4, 2020

How COVID-19 Will Change Sports Media Forever

B.J. Schecter discusses with Steve Adubato the role of Sports Media today, how it has evolved during the COVID-19 pandemic and how the Sports Media minor at Seton Hall is addressing those changes.

Best of NJ | September 16, 2020

The Evolution of Sports Media

College of Communication and the Arts Professional-in-Residence B.J. Schecter featured on One-on-One with Steve Adubato to discuss the current state of Sports Media and how Seton Hall's students are part of the changing landscape.

PBS/One-on-One with Steve Adubato | August 5, 2020