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August 2015 Podcast: Private universities, police departments and public records

Jack Greiner, a media lawyer from Cincinnati, discusses his successful case where the Ohio Supreme Court determined that private universities had to disclose police reports.  

July 2015 Podcast: Launching an app for student rights

Rachel Gunther, associate director of Youth on Board, discusses her organization’s new smartphone app for student rights.

June 2015 Podcast: Creating a global network of student journalists

Knight Fellow Beatrice Motamedi discusses her project Global Student Square, an international network of student journalists.

May 2015 podcast: The history of successful high school activists

Historian Dawson Barrett discusses his new book Teenage Rebels: Successful High School Activists from the Little Rock 9 to the Class of Tomorrow.

april 2015 podcast: Reporting on school disciplinary issues

Sarah Carr of the Hechinger Report discusses her reporting on school disciplinary issues.

March 2015 Podcast: How the FAA's proposed drone regulations could affect journalism

Jameson Rice, an attorney with Holland & Rice in Washington, D.C., discusses the Federal Aviation Administration's proposed rules for commercial drone use and how these regulations could affect the future of newsgathering.

February 2015 Podcast: One man crusades for students' social media rights nationwide

Attorney Bradley Shear discusses how his work could help make Maryland the 13th state with a law protecting the social media privacy rights of students in colleges and high schools.

January 2015 podcast: Protecting off-campus speech on social media

Attorney Scott Colom discusses his victory in Bell. v. Itawamba County School Board, which addressed students' ability to criticize school officials off campus.

December 2014 podcast: Regulating Internet use in public schools, libraries

Deborah Caldwell-Stone of the American Library Association discusses the effects Internet filters in public schools and libraries have on learning.

November 2014 podcast: Students uncover risks of being undercover drug informants

Eric Bosco and Steve Fox of the University of Massachusetts Amherst discuss a class project investigating police officers' use of college students as undercover drug informants, which sometimes ends with tragic consequences.

October 2014 podcast: High school journalists' voices 'Still Captive'

Rebecca Tallent and David Burns of the Society of Professional Journalists discuss their sequel to Jack Nelson's book Captive Voices.

September 2014 podcast: Oregonian reporter discusses her series on chronic truancy.

The Student Press Law Center's Executive Director Frank LoMonte interviews reporter Betsy Hammond of The Oregonian in Portland, about her series, "Empty Desks," on chronic absenteeism.

August 2014 podcast: Michigan student journalists discuss censorship of column about depression

Student journalists Madeline Halpert and Eva Rosenfeld discuss how their school prevented them from publishing a column examining the effects of depression on teens, and how their censorship elevated their message to the national stage.

July 2014 podcast: ProPublica reporting on seclusion and restraints results in playbook for reporters interested in pursuing similar story

ProPublica reporter Heather Vogell talks with Student Press Law Center Executive Director Frank LoMonte about her recent reporting into seclusion and restraint practices at schools across the country.

June 2014 podcast: Several recent Supreme Court decisions could have impact on student journalists

Jonathan Peters, law professor and Columbia Journalism Review correspondent, joins Student Press Law Center Executive Director Frank LoMonte to discuss the impact of several recent Supreme Court decisions on students and student journalists.

May 2014 podcast: Two student broadcasters discuss challenges facing college radio

Outgoing WRAS-FM General Manager Anastasia Zimitravich and current Program Director Josh Martin talk about a deal between Georgia State University and Georgia Public Broadcasting that gives daytime FM programming hours to professionals instead of students.

April 2014 podcast: In North Carolina and Ohio, two student editors discuss secret presidential searches

Secret presidential searches are becoming increasingly common at public colleges and universities around the country. Daniel Moore, editor of The Daily Kent Stater, and Michael Bragg, editor of The Appalachian, joined SPLC Executive Director Frank LoMonte this month on the podcast to discuss their schools' recent secret presidential searches.

March 2014 podcast: North Dakota's student journalism community pushes for an antidote to Hazelwood

North Dakota educators and students discuss their efforts to introduce and pass an "anti-Hazelwood" bill in the state. Guests include Jamestown University journalism professor Steve Listopad, adviser Jeremy Murphy, and Jamestown student journalists Dan Arens and Peter Odney.

February 2014 podcast: A new group is helping students make sure their voices are heard

Zak Malamed, founder of Student Voice, joined SPLC Executive Director Frank LoMonte to discuss his organization's goals and the importance of engaging young people.

January 2014 podcast: Pennsylvania student editors fight back against administrative censorship

Attorney Gayle Sproul of Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz, LLP and Editor-in-Chief Gillian McGoldrick of The Playwickian at Neshaminy High School talk with SPLC Executive Director Frank LoMonte about the student newspaper's decision to stop using the word 'Redskins' and the community's response.