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SJMC social & blog: PRSSA Boko Award

By. Alana Zamora, journalism senior amz24@txstate.edu Texas State University’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Chapter received the Outstanding Scholarly Program award at the Boko Awards ceremony on April … Continue reading

April 16, 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 jeh153@txstate.edu   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

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

Digital Storytelling: Skills for Journalism’s Future

Story by: Wesley Higgins Texas Tribune’s Becca Aaronson kicked off the third annual Digital Media Entrepreneur Speaker Series with a discussion with Texas State students and faculty on Jan. 29. … Continue reading

February 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

9th Annual International Graduate Research Conference

The Graduate College at Texas State University hosted a conference for graduate student to showcase their research on Nov. 7-8. SJMC graduate students shared their research about Hurricane Harvey media … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet the Staff: Laura Krantz – University Star Director and SJMC Faculty Member

Lecturer Laura Krantz is the new director at the University Star, the Texas State University student newspaper. Originally from Houston, Laura moved to Albuquerque as a junior in high school and … Continue reading

September 27, 2017 · Leave a comment