Ethics in Sports Media panel discussion

April 27, 2011

A discussion of ethics in the sports media was held on Wednesday April 27, at 7 p.m., in Knight Hall's Richard Eaton Auditorium.

Hosted by the Philip Merrill College, the discussion was moderated by Povich Professor Kevin Blackistone and included:

  • Vince Doria, Vice President and Director of News for ESPN
  • USA Today sports columnist Christine Brennan
  • Merrill College Baltimore Sun Distinguished Lecturer Diana Huffman
  • Washington Post sports editor Matt Vita
  • Washington Redskins' Vice President Tony Wyllie
  • Merrill College Professor of the Practice George Solomon.

This event was live-blogged and an archive is available below.  The live-blog was authored by Merrill journalism students Andy Marso, Patrick Quinn and Alex Pyles, and edited live by Merrill instructor Sean Mussenden.  A full audio recording of the event is available for download or you can stream it in the player at the bottom of the page.