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Josh Dawsey

1 tweet, 1 sandwich, 1 beer

Since graduating from the School of Journalism and Mass Communications in 2012, former Daily Gamecock reporter and editor-in-chief Josh Dawsey has worked some tough beats. None has been tougher than covering the White House since Donald Trump took office — first for Politico, then for The Washington Post.

Mark Nagel

COVID-19 impact: The growth of esports

Professor Mark Nagel explains the popularity of competitive video games and how esports is helping fill the void left by the absence of mainstream sporting events.

protester holds sign calling to close the border

COVID-19 impact: Language differences spark fear amid pandemic

As the coronavirus spreads around the globe, it can cause a fear of others, especially strangers, who may or may not have taken proper precautions against spreading the disease. This fear can cause people to be on heightened alert for anyone who might be different. English professors Stanley Dubinsky, Michael Gavin and doctoral student Kaitlyn Smith write for The Conversation about how language differences can contribute to discrimination.

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"Black people are tired"

(feat. Dawn Staley, women's basketball) —The Players' Tribune

"Many states scrambling to update hurricane plans for virus"

(feat. Susan Cutter, Hazards and Vulnerability Research Institute, geography) —Los Angeles Times (via AP)

"Bystander videos of George Floyd and others are policing the police"

(feat. Seth Stoughton, law) —The New York Times

"Hotels fund more cleaning by cutting room amenities and breakfast buffets"

(feat. Scott Smith, hotel, restaurant and tourism management) —Wall Street Journal

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