Archives of older Pulliam Center "Center Points" Podcasts

04-06-16 JNP speaks with journalist Rick Horowitz about his career in opinion writing and commentary across media platforms.  

05-07-15 Jonathan Nichols-Pethick sits down with James Brown, Professor Emeritus and former Dean of the School of Journalism at IUPUI, to talk about the future of journalism education.

02-19-15  Jonathan Nichols-Pethick and Prof. Seth Friedman discuss the function of the Academy Awards.

02-9-15  This week on Center Points we talk with Erin Copple-Smith, Assistant Professor of Media Studies at Austin College about managing the nuts and bolts of teaching contemporary television and film.

01-14-15  Jonathan Nichols-Pethick talks with Prof. Sharon Ross and Conner Good from Columbia College about their work with Watercooler Journalthe interrelationship between production and criticism, and alternative avenues for undergraduate media research.

12/09/14 - In this installment of the podcast, JNP talks with Jonathan Coffin '06 about how politicians respond publicly through the media about social conflict.

11/05/14 - Dr. Jonathan Nichols Pethick talks with Dr. Kelly Kessler, DePaul University Associate Professor of Media and Cinema Studies, about ways the teaching of media has changed in a 21st Century classroom.

10/20/14 - Dr. Jonathan Nichols Pethick interviews DePauw Communication and Theater professor Dr. Jeff McCall '76 on the tension that exists between the government and mass media.

10/06/14 - Kilgore Councilor Buffy Andrews of the York Daily Record discusses the digital turn in journalism and her work with the student reporters at The DePauw.