School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University

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SJMC Receives $150,000 in Knight Foundation Support to Continue PhDigital Bootcamp

The School of Journalism and Mass Communication is pleased to announce that they are the recipients of a $150,000 investment from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to … Continue reading

December 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

SJMC Seniors Remember their Favorite Classes and Give Advice for Current Students

Graduation is soon approaching, and we couldn’t be more excited for our graduating students. After countless semesters and hard work, we caught up with a few students to elaborate on … Continue reading

December 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Senior Lecturer Gilbert Martinez Prepares for SJMC’s First Study Abroad Trip to Japan in 2019

In the summer of 2018, senior lecturer and SJMC assistant director Gilbert Martinez explored the great wonders of Japan. He spent a month in Nagoya taking intermediate Japanese with Texas … Continue reading

November 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

SJMC Lecturer Holly Wise Teaching Solutions Journalism in India as Fulbright Scholar

This past June, Texas State University was notified that six of its faculty members were awarded a scholarship under the Fulbright Program. As a joint program with the U.S. Department … Continue reading

September 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

SJMC Students and Faculty Attend Online News Association Conference

The Online News Association (ONA) conference took place in Austin Sept. 13-15. This was the first time the event was held in Austin, and the School of Journalism and Mass … Continue reading

September 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Grad Student Sean Smith Attends Wordcamp Conference

Story by Sean Smith During the first week of August, I had the tremendous opportunity to travel to Chicago and attend the second annual Wordcamp for Publishers Conference at Northwestern’s … Continue reading

August 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Alumnus Spotlight: Meghan Bates

Meghan Bates graduated from Texas State in December of 2015, double majoring in Public Relations and Spanish. She chose to go to Texas State because the campus felt just as … Continue reading

August 7, 2018 · Leave a comment