School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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2018 SJMC Awards Ceremony

We were so proud on Tuesday to honor many of our top students at the 2018 SJMC Awards Ceremony. Quita Culpepper of KVUE joined us as our first-ever Michael S. “Mike” George Lecture Speaker, … Continue reading

May 3, 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

Bobcat Promotions gives back to those in need with new effort

By Gabriella Carrizales, Journalism senior Gac78@txstate.edu Bobcat Promotions wants to make an impact on the community by raising money for natural disaster victims. The first Bobcat Promotions Charity event is April … Continue reading

March 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

SJMC student Jay Martinez and his band ‘Across the Atlantic’ signs record deal

It’s not uncommon to apply for graduate school to buy some time while figuring out how to navigate the career market, figuring out where you fit in. It is, however, … Continue reading

September 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

SJMC Grad Students Got Seoul

Nikole Smith and June Leal are more than just the typical Texas State SJMC graduate students; these two jet-setters can now claim to be international scholars specializing in Korean popular … Continue reading

June 22, 2017 · 2 Comments

Featured Student Friday – Dorian Parks

You may have seen this SJMC student wandering the halls of Old Main throughout the semester, or perhaps sitting beside you in class. Or just maybe you have checked out … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Featured Work Friday: Kambiz Shabankare

The SJMC’s own photojournalism course instructed by Anna Mazurek has produced some remarkable content! Photojournalism student, Kambiz Shabankare, created this incredible feature story on the Battleship Texas BB-35 and San … Continue reading

June 9, 2017 · Leave a comment