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Mark Goodman, executive director of the Student Press Law Center, announced this month that he has accepted a position with the Kent State University School of Journalism and Mass Communication as the Knight Chair in Scholastic Journalism, beginning January 2008. Goodman has served the SPLC since 1985.

Hearing date set in Kentucky State Univ. censorship case

We have been notified by the Clerk's Office for the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals that oral arguments in Kincaid v. Gibson, No. 98-5385, the student media censorship case out of Kentucky State University, have been scheduled for Thursday, March 18, 1999, in the Potter Stewart United States Courtroom in Cincinnati, Ohio.