Student Media Orgs to get involved with as an SJMC student

By: Bianca Rodriguez MC Week 2020 Intern While all of us fall under the School of Journalism and Mass Communication not everyone knows about the different ways to get involved with the programs that are available for students. In today’s job market it is easy to see that employers want applicants to already have 2-3 years’ experience for entry-level jobs. […]

About Amanda Dugan – TXST Alumni

Hi! This week Mass Comm Week is excited to introduce Amanda Dugan who is a traffic reporter/anchor for KXAN and a Texas State Alumni. We will be covering all the topics from how she got started in her career to any advice she has for graduating seniors. Amanda graduated from Texas State in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in mass […]

Planning An Event With A Team You’ve Never Met

COVID-19 has been a real game-changer for the event planning industry. A big question being thrown around in the industry is, “How can we still do this?” This year I found myself, my peers and my professor asking that exact question when it came to Mass Comm Week at Texas State University.  As a junior at Texas State I signed […]

Communication in Music

By: Jacob Joosten Think of your favorite song. Now try to think of everything that went into getting that song to you.  I can assure you there is a lot more that goes into it than just what initially comes to mind. Not only is someone having to write lyrics and produce the song, but something a lot of people […]

Planning Mass Comm Week During a Pandemic

We knew as a team there would be challenges, but overall we’re so happy with the outcome of this year’s Mass Comm Week. Every event happening this year would have to be redesigned from the normal way of doing things due to COVID-19, and that’s exactly what we did.  This was a great way to learn the ins and outs […]