School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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2014 National Press Photographers Association Advanced StoryTelling Workshop

Texas State is once again hosting the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) StoryTelling Workshop. This year, it will be held from April 6-11. This will be the 6th year Texas State … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

SJMC student Gass-Pooré awarded $1,500 scholarship

We’re proud to announce SJMC’s own Jordan Gass-Pooré has been awarded one of two $1,500 annual scholarships from the Bess Whitehead Scott Scholarship Fund. 23-year-old Gass-Pooré of Sequin says she … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Destination: Travel Journalism!

Fasten Your Seat Belt for New Texas State Round Rock Course This is your ticket:  a new travel journalism course offers no-fail formulas for successful travel writing and photography.  Get … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Careers In Media class visits Round Rock Express

SJMC students Zac Covey, Tyler Gaudin, Ryan Gonzalez and Emily Liberto met with Round Rock Express play-by-play announcer Mike Capps Tuesday at Dell Diamond as part of Larry Carlson’s MC … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

From Texas to China: One Alumnus’ Journey

An Article by Alex Almeraz Texas State Alum and now Journalism Lecturer, Mike McIlvain, is passionate about his job and is a great example of how to use trying times … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cindy Royal named Charles E. Scripps Teacher of the Year

The Scripps Howard Foundation has announced that Texas State University School of Journalism and Mass Communication Associate Professor Cindy Royal was named Journalism and Mass Communication Teacher of the Year. … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

Google Glass comes to Texas State!

The much touted Google Glass has arrived at Texas State! The School of Journalism and Mass Communications acquired a pair earlier last month and since then, faculty have been learning … Continue reading

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment