Jaguar Pride: GSU Media Studies Program launches weekly audio newscast

Lara Hrycaj, Contributing writer

The Advanced Audio Production Students in the Media Studies Program at Governors State University are producing a weekly newscast called “Jaguar Pride”. This weekly newscast will cover the news and many of the events happening at GSU plus stories on the students and faculty. “Jaguar Pride” is hosted and edited by Claude T. Martinez. The students reporters record their own packages covering their specific assignment. Dante Corona is our campus news reporter. Nuha Abdessalem covers health and wellness on the GSU campus. Tiyan Simmons is assigned to GSU’s arts and entertainment, John Redfield Jr spotlights a specific faculty member or student each week. Jazmine Grisby is the road reporter asking GSU students questions on different topics each week.

The first episode covers the remaining Women’s History Month events, the upcoming Sexual Assault Awareness month events at GSU, a spotlight on faculty member Ivan Soto, a review of the Red Summer: Beyond Conversation event, and students discussing there funny experiences at GSU. Listen to “Jaguar Pride” in the player at the top of this story or by clicking this link Jaguar Pride Episode 1