College of DuPage's student newspaper | Est. 1967

The Courier

College of DuPage's student newspaper | Est. 1967

The Courier

College of DuPage's student newspaper | Est. 1967

The Courier

Content by James Fuller
Guest Column: The Courier - Earlier

Guest Column: The Courier – Earlier

August 24, 2020

This semester thousands of students, faculty and staff will adjust to a new, and mostly virtual, College of DuPage. The Courier student newspaper is making those adjustments right along with you. While...

How censoring student media teaches our youth all the wrong lessons

How censoring student media teaches our youth all the wrong lessons

January 29, 2020

Today is Student Press Freedom Day. As both a professional journalist and a journalism educator, I find myself both proud and concerned as I look at the state of press freedom in both Illinois and the...

Opinion: The Courier is not the enemy

Opinion: The Courier is not the enemy

August 16, 2018
There was a not time, not long ago, on our own campus where people in positions of authority viewed the press, including the Courier, as the enemy. That thinking fueled the undermining of this publication, the faculty and staff associated with it and even derogatory comments towards the student staff in public settings. When I took this job, I was told by fellow journalists I would be fired within a year. Instead, journalism played a key role in putting the College of DuPage on a different track. My goal is also to put the Courier back on track. We are getting there, but I need your help.
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