School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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Student media wins 30 awards at annual statewide conference

The University Star, KTSW and Bobcat Update students recently won multiple awards during the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association (TIPA) annual conference held from March 21-24, 2018. The Texas Intercollegiate Press … Continue reading

March 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

JMC Living-Learning Community Meets with Professionals

Twice during the spring semester, the Journalism and Mass Communication Living-Learning Community traveled to media-related companies for tours and real-world advice from media professionals. The field trips catered to each … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · 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

TIPA Award Winners 2016

Radio Documentary: 1st place – IPI – “Water Culture” – Taylor Zavala, Leighann Coleman, Carlos Marquez, Laura Aebi Radio Feature Story: 1st place – DaLyah Jones – “Deaf Student Section” … Continue reading

April 5, 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

NPPA Advanced Storytelling Workshop

The NPPA Advanced Storytelling Workshop is a week-long event, April 3-8, held at Texas State University that brings together top professionals in the television and newspaper industry from throughout the … Continue reading

April 1, 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