Sac State students drill down on NCAA report

In April, reporters at the State Hornet at Sacramento State University in California used public records to identify individuals not named in a NCAA report on infractions by the university’s tennis program that put the program on a three-year probation.

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Western Wash students and faculty battle with administration over public records

Students and journalism professors at Western Washington University take on university’s failure to adhere to Washington Public Records law. In the latest take on what seems to be an ongoing battle with the school’s administration for documents that are clearly public, student Erasmus Baxter (our favorite byline of the year!) details how public information officers have delayed  providing documents and in one case almost totally redacted a document for no defendable reason. Screen Shot 2018-05-31 at 5.10.19 AM