School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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Mass Comm Career Fair slated for March 5

by Jordan Gass-Poore The Texas State School of Journalism and Mass Communication will once again partner with the Texas Association of Broadcasters for the Mass Communication Career Fair 12:30-3:30 p.m. … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Korea from a visiting professor point-of-view

by Frank Walsh Kookmin University serves approximately 15,000 students in Seoul, a city of 10 million residents, in South Korea, a nation that would fit several times within the boundaries … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Scholars and professionals gather to assess Spanish-Language and Latino-Oriented media

February 21-23 at Texas State University-San Marcos Organized by the Center for the Study of Latino Media and Markets (CSLM&M) in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication Over 70 … Continue reading

February 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Staff Spotlight: Kathleen Ransleben

Name: Kathleen Ransleben Title: Academic Advisor Hometown: Caldwell, TX Current city: New Braunfels, TX What brought you to the SJMC at Texas State University? I started out as a student … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Recipe of Life: 2004 Journalism Grad Follows Path to Food Writing

by Stephanie M. Salinas Food writer Laura Longero Holman has found that writing about what you know can be a recipe for career success. Holman’s story did not lead straight … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

SJMC alum wins big playing “the nerd” in Super Bowl commercial

SJMC alum Jesse Heiman has made quite a name for himself as “Hollywood’s Favorite Extra.” In fact, his resume boasts appearances in more than 100 commercials, popular television shows such … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment