Menu CATEGORIES

Connect with us

CATEGORIES Menu
Articles

New Site, The Change-Up, Launches Headed And Staffed By Former Spec Sports Writers

A new independent publication has announced its intent to cover Columbia’s campus, headed and run by former Columbia Daily Spectator Sports staff writers who quit along with nearly their entire department last December following a dispute over the Spectator’s new board selection process.

The Change-Up launched its website today with an announcement post from its Editor-in-Chief, former Spec Sports writer Ethan DeLehman. DeLehman notes that the website currently has eighteen staff members. Several of these staffers, such as Zachary Miller, Madeline Covino, Dunia Habboosh, Sophia De Peña, and Henry Schwartz have previously written for Spec Sports.

The website launched with four sections: Sports, Culture, Essays, and Photo. They also claim to be producing five podcasts which will be launched over the next several weeks, with the first three episodes of their first podcast, DormStories, available now. Meanwhile, Spec has published only two stories in its sports section since the start of the semester.

Given that the domain was only registered on January 30th, clearly a large amount of work has been put into this project in a short time. Time will tell if they follow through on their goals, but don’t worry, Bwog will always be here serving you sports and culture… and news and events coverage and free food and humor and comments sections and everything else.

The Kind Of Typography Only Subway Ad Money Can Buy via The Change-Up

Write a comment

Your email address will not be published.

 

3 Comments

  • isnt the spec eic says:

    @isnt the spec eic a rapist and that’s why they all quit?

    1. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous what happened exactly anon

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous You dudes should provide a generic city-wide blog to replace the closing of Room Eight when Jared went to the White Hose

  • Have Your Say

    Where are you going this summer?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

    Recent Comments

    Manhattan College kids stole all your coats. Notice how they never wore coats to the bar even in Winter. A (read more)
    Back Of The Envelope: How Much Did Cannon’s Steal From Students?
    June 17, 2019
    I love you too. We might have lost a total of $108,000, but what we gained from our experiences at (read more)
    Back Of The Envelope: How Much Did Cannon’s Steal From Students?
    June 16, 2019
    They were guilty of other crimes, however. (read more)
    Central Park Five Prosecutor Elizabeth Lederer Resigns From Columbia Law
    June 15, 2019