Big 3: Curley Center

Measuring the impact of sports journalism at Penn State.

closeup of Hearst medal, photo by John Beale / Penn State


The John Curley Center for Sports Journalism in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications celebrates its 20th anniversary this fall. Here are a few numbers that measure its impact:

1,094: Students who have earned certificates from the center since its inception

6: Countries in which Curley Center students have covered sporting events

3: Hearst National Journalism Award overall national championships