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Alumnus Spotlight: Ishmael Johnson

By Alexandra White, Mass Communication Graduate Student Austin native Ishmael Johnson attended Texas State University from 2010 to 2014 as a Journalism major. He decided to be a bobcat, originally … Continue reading

July 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Virtual reality class teaches students a new way to tell stories

By Kelly Newton, Journalism senior   A new virtual reality class at Texas State was born out of a passion for storytelling. Jon Zmikly designed it as a way … Continue reading

April 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Solutions Journalism: The guide dogs of journalism

By Shannon Sampson, Journalism major SAN MARCOS — Solutions Journalism is a tool for journalists to change the way that audiences absorb news by incorporating solutions into stories. Texas State … Continue reading

April 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

The making of an intern: How Nathalie Cohetero, an SJMC graduate, found her way

By John Hernandez, Journalism senior   Nathalie Cohetero is more than a 2017 SJMC alumna and the newly minted editorial intern at Community Impact: She’s a blueprint for job-seeking … Continue reading

March 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Social Media Week Austin

By Annabel Fidler, graduate student A few days before spring break, I attended Social Media Week Austin, held by Best Practice Media. In its second year, the groundbreaking media … Continue reading

March 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Bobcat Promotions Going to New York Jan. 7-13

SAN MARCOS, Texas — Members of Bobcat Promotions (BPR), the student-run media strategies firm at Texas State University, will be returning to New York Jan. 7–13, 2018, for its 4th … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Mass Comm Week 2017 is Just Around the Corner

Mark your calendars for Mass Comm Week 2017! Coming up next month, the SJMC will host its annual Mass Communication Week from Oct. 16 to 19. It’s your chance to … Continue reading

September 28, 2017 · Leave a comment