Sports Management Gets A Distinguished Upgrade

There is at least one true fact about Clevelanders: they love their sports. So why should Cleveland State be any different? The Cleveland-Marshall College of Law has announced in a news release that the distinguished Peter A. Carfagna will “join the University as an Executive-in-Residence and he will also serve as a consultant to the University’s Vice President for Business Affairs and Finance and assist with fundraising and athletic programs.…

Spring 2011 Midgard Awards

Gather ‘round, boys and girls; it’s that time of year again! What time is that, you rhetorically ask, dear reader – knowing that the next sentence will tell you anyway? Why, it’s time to tell you how right we are. About everything. It’s time to wax poetic about the year’s media, with all the respect and dignity a topic of such gravitas needs and deserves; which is to say: precious little.

CSU Strikes Baseball

Parry Explains the Decision to Cut the Program

What was the target budget cut for Athletics next year? Parry: We were asked to cut approximately 10 percent of our budget, which is a little under $1 million and/or add to our revenue. We have projected an increase in revenue in basketball ticket sales and in sponsorship dollars that amounts to about a third of our target.

Noise Inspectors

Beastie Boys – Hot Sauce Committee Part Two If you’re scratching your head thinking “Where was part one?” you’re probably not alone. The Hot Sauce Committee Part One was shelved when Adam Yauch (MCA) was diagnosed with cancer. The time off provided the opportunity to take the strongest tracks from the unreleased album and write more tracks to release a very strong Part Two once Yauch’s cancer went into remission.

Dear Freyja, ‘My Roommate is Sleeping with My Ex’

Dear Freyja, A few weeks ago, I went away with my family for the weekend. When I came back, I noticed my boyfriend was acting weird. We’d only been dating for a month, so I thought that maybe my weekend away had distanced us a little, and hoped things would get better.