ERIC Number: ED084963
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
The College and University Campus Student Press: An Examination of its Status and Aspirations and Some of the Myths Surrounding It.
Ingelhart, Louis E.
This paper presents an examination of the status, aspirations and some of the myths surrounding the college and university campus student press. Chapters one and two concern the mythmakers and the myth of independence. Chapter three covers assorted myths concerning saving money, selling subscriptions, incorporation, publishers, libel, censorship, journalism education, and antagonistic administrations. Chapter four reviews the approach to student publications by Tufts College, a set of guidelines for college student publications, and generalizations that give advice for any university in its student publications program. The fifth chapter lists 100 court cases concerning the student press. (MJM)
Descriptors: College Students, Court Litigation, Higher Education, News Media, School Newspapers, School Publications
Dr. John A. Boyd, Executive Director, National Council of College Publications Advisers, TMU 300, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana 47809 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Coll. Publications Advisers.