Commentary: FAU’s Media Relations gives student magazine the run-around

Ryan Cortes

October 11, 2012

Filed under Archives, Opinion

There’s a lot I want to tell you, I just can’t. FAU’s Media Relations department doesn’t seem like they want me to. They’re in charge of making the university look good, but they’ve become so concerned with avoiding bad news they don’t know what good news is anymore. That stinks for you, loyal reader. We wanted to tell you about Disability Awareness Month and Pepper coming t...

Commentary: Resignation of student media director brings with it bigger problems

Ryan Cortes

June 5, 2012

Filed under Archives, Commentary, Opinion

Yesterday, FAU’s student media director resigned. He told me and a half-dozen others in an impromptu meeting that started off in silence — because Gaede’s boss wasn’t there.  Associate Dean of Students Terry Mena is running late. As usual. I’m sitting around a table with the TV station manager and a coup...