Journalism across the world: Texas State gets visit from Central Asian journalists

By: Sierra Martin The Texas International Education Consortium held a panel Friday during Mass Comm Week at Texas State University with a group of professional journalists from their Central Asian Journalist-in-Residence Program. During the panel, the journalists discussed their experiences with writing in the Central Asian countries including Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.Read More

By: Belle Rushing sbr55@txstate.edu SAN MARCOS — Norma Lujan, a business woman who has worked in many positions, was the keynote speaker for Innovation for a Cause and shared her background and advice for working in the advertisement field. Lujan first shared her background, saying she was from Chihuahua, Mexico. At 16 she moved toRead More

Texas State alumna Brooke Phillips talks about transitioning from student to professional

By Lacey Harper SAN MARCOS, Texas – Texas State University welcomed alumna Brooke Phillips Thursday as part of Mass Comm Week to discuss transitioning from student into professional life. South Dakota native Phillips discovered her passion for writing in high school. Recognizing she could take her love of writing and turn it into a careerRead More

Texas State alumna speaks about communication design and breaking into the professional world

By Rebecca Harrell rlh219@txstate.edu SAN MARCOS, Texas – Texas State University alumna Victoria Salinas gave three lectures Wednesday about her career from student to intern to professional in the media design field during Mass Comm Week. Salinas graduated from TSU in 2017 with a bachelor of fine arts degree in communication design. She was aRead More

Austin based music festival promoters give insight into the music industry

By Tania Zapien t_z12@txstate.edu SAN MARCOS— Texas State University welcomed four executives from Score More Shows in a panel discussion in Centennial’s Teaching Theater on Wednesday morning. As part of Mass Comm Week, Lexi Dolan, Gina Martinez, Edward Castillo and Kevin Hayden, provided a crowd of students with insight into the planning and production ofRead More