Local media describes the ever-changing world of sports news at Mass Comm Week

By: Ishmael Johnson Texas State senior lecturer Larry Carlson introduces the panel of speakers. For Texas State Mass Comm Week, a sports media panel consisting of Kirk Bohls, David Chancellor, Tim Griffin and Jeff Howe spoke Thursday in Old Main 234. Headlined by award-winningAustin-American Statesman columnist, Kirk Bohls, the panel discussed the ever-changing world ofRead More

Data director for INN/IRE speaks to students about the importance of data journalism

Denise Malan, INN/IRE data director, spoke to students Thursday morning about the importance of data journalism in the newsroom for Mass Communication Week. Malan, who was previously the data/investigative editor at the Corpus Christi Caller-Times for three years, discussed how data journalism can help students find good jobs and credit stories by providing factual information. Read More

Texas State University Hip Hop Congress pumps up prospective Laredo High School students By Jon Wilcox Select representatives from the Texas State University student organization, the Hip Hop Congress, met with prospective seniors from Laredo, Texas’s Lyndon B. Johnson High School in an anything but a normal information session. More than forty high school seniorsRead More