Del Valle ISD brings relations closer between PR and public schools during mass communications week at Texas State

By Alexandra Cochran Alc261@txstate.edu SAN MARCOS — Communications coordinator, A.J. Arreguin and Director of Communications and Community Relations, Shannon Rideout, visited Texas State from Del Valle ISD during Mass Comm Week to promote public relations in public schools. The Del Valle Independent School District serves over 11,000 students within 15 different campuses while catering toRead More

A whole new world of PR

By Shannon Sampson SAN MARCOS — With advancements in technology, the reporting world is changing drastically, and public relations is changing with it. Social media supersedes the ways in which consumers know and understand all aspects of public relations. Jeff Hahn from Hahn Public in Austin spoke with mass communication majors Wednesday morning at TexasRead More

The Marshall Project editor spoke on importance of rigorous reporting

By Lesly De Leon The Marshall Project Managing Editor Kirsten Danis shared the importance of rigorous reporting and offered advice to Texas State SJMC students Tuesday. Danis became managing editor for The Marshall Project in August 2015, about ten months after the project kicked off.  The Marshall Project, a nonprofit and nonpartisan journalism organization, focusesRead More