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University Star participates in Global News Relay 2015

Texas State University’s own student newspaper, The University Star, was chosen as one of 10 universities to participate in Global News Relay 2015, an annual newscast coordinated by the University of Salford, … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith visits Digital Entrepreneurship Speaker Series

by Cheyenne Meyer: The third guest to visit the School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s Digital Entrepreneurship Speaker series was Evan Smith. Smith, the Chief Executive Officer, Editor-in-Chief, and Co-Founder … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · 1 Comment

New SJMC Speaker Series brings in top names in entrepreneurship

by Becky Larson: If you’ve been checking in with this blog or if you follow the department, or any of its faculty, on social media – chances are you have heard about … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alexandra Pernice, SJMC senior and USA Wrestling intern

Growing up both playing and watching her younger sister play sports, senior public relations major Alexandra Pernice of Plano always had a passion for athletics. Today, she is able to … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

SJMC student uses drone technology to encourage San Marcos river conservation

by Becky Larson: At peace on the river “I knew I could make it great because I’m passionate about it.” Senior Kelsie Frommel shared this thought while discussing her Fall … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bob Metcalfe talks innovation, creativity at Digital Entrepreneurship speaker series

by Cheyenne Meyer: Robert “Bob” Metcalfe, the inventor of Ethernet and Professor of Innovation at the University of Texas at Austin, visited Texas State University’s Digital Entrepreneurship class on Weds, … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Bobcat Promotions team back from New York

by Chuck Kaufman: Senior executives and staff members with Bobcat Promotions recently returned from the group’s first professional development tour to New York City. They returned to Texas enriched with … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · Leave a comment