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Destination: Travel Journalism!

Fasten Your Seat Belt for New Texas State Round Rock Course

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This is your ticket:  a new travel journalism course offers no-fail formulas for successful travel writing and photography.  Get on board and register now for the new fall 2014 course at Texas State Round Rock campus.  Any major can take this course and there are no prerequisites required.  On Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m., Lecturer Patricia Baldwin, Ph.D., will teach students how to

  • turn one destination into multiple story ideas
  • use travel writing as a channel to other publishing genres including food, art, sports, nature, outdoors, politics, technology and adventure
  • pitch story ideas that editors want
  • find markets and media for publishing including freelancing, blogging, online sites, travel apps, guide books, journals, travelogues, scholarly inquiry and more
  • understand essentials about travel industry partners
  • navigate public relations agencies who specialize in travel

Register:  Travel Journalism MC 4382O.081 (CRN 19866) (no personal travel expenses are required)

20140320_081336.jpgContact:  Dr. Pat Baldwin at



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This entry was posted on March 26, 2014 by in Classes, Faculty, Journalism, Photojournalism, Staff, Students.
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