School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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TXST places 1st in AAF District 10 Competition

By Lisa Callahan & Matt Shoewalter The halls of the Overton Hotel and Conference Center in Lubbock roared with the cheers and cries of Team 104 as Texas State University … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

From TXST to TV, catching up with Isamar Terrazas

Just two years after graduating from the SJMC at Texas State University, Isamar Terrazas has already paved a solid foundation for her career in broadcast journalism. Terrazas is now working … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

KTSW Sports interviews Bill Schoening and Bill Land

  Six Texas State students from senior lecturer Larry Carlson’s Sports as News course and the KTSW Sports Dept. staff took a field trip to the home of the five-time … Continue reading

April 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Society of Professional Journalists to honor University Star staff

The Society of Professional Journalists will recognize five student-journalists from the University Star at the historic Hilton Hotel in Fort Worth on March 18 and 19 for its Region 8 Mark of Excellence convention. … Continue reading

March 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

KTSW to say goodbye to long time station manager

KTSW-FM 89.9, the official radio station of Texas State University, will soon say goodbye to its long time Station Manager, Tara Pohlmeyer. As Station Manager, Pohlmeyer oversees the day to day operations … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

SJMC student wins regional award for thesis

As a SJMC graduate student, Venezuelan-born Sergio Carvajal-Leoni, won a campus-wide award for his thesis, the Graduate College’s Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award in Digital Scholarship. Now he has won again, at the … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

SJMC weekly TV newscast to make smashing return

Electronic media students are preparing this week for the return of Bobcat Update, the SJMC’s weekly television newscast. This year marks the highest number of students enrolled in the program, with … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment