School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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SJMC social & blog: PRSSA Boko Award

By. Alana Zamora, journalism senior amz24@txstate.edu Texas State University‚Äôs 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

Virtual reality class teaches students a new way to tell stories

By Kelly Newton, Journalism senior kpn3@txstate.edu   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

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

Keynote speaker moves audience to tears

By Shelly Smith, Journalism senior ss1941@txstate.edu In February, more than 100 students from universities in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana came together at Texas State for the first time to hear … Continue reading

March 7, 2018 · 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

#AlumniSpotlight: Tiffany Young

Tiffany young is a recent 2016 graduate from our Public Relations sequence in the SJMC. While at Texas State, Young served in multiple student organizations, including Student Government, Student Organizations … Continue reading

September 19, 2017 · 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