TXST Digital Media Grads Move Into Tech Companies

One of the areas in which we have been focused in our program at Texas State is helping students prepare for emerging roles that have a strong emphasis on technology. I have had the pleasure of announcing many jobs that our graduates have secured, pioneering in this realm – carving out positions that involve tech …

TXST Students Continue to Conquer

It is always my great pleasure to announce the successes of students from our program at Texas State. The east coast is gaining more of our own. This week, Ashley Goode announced that she accepted a position on the marketing team of Gensler, a global architecture firm. She’ll be moving to their NYC office at Rockefeller …

Measuring today′s news consumption

Rosellen Downey, Erika Johnson, and Bailey Brewer, University of Missouri: Through the lens: Visual framing of the Japan tsunami in U.S., British, and Chinese online media Share “ China had most visual coverage of Japanese tsunami, focused on humans, not landscape #ISOJ12 #ISOJ Zpycer Sat, Apr 21 2012 17:28:35 ReplyRetweet Share “ Blog: Japan tsunami …

From SEO to SMO: The increasing impact of social media on journalism

Share “ .@Cronkite_ASU’s @dangillmor: social media is a lot about reputation #ISOJ12 eleditor Sat, Apr 21 2012 16:16:27 ReplyRetweet Share “ Diversity, diversity, diversity. Diversity. Social media = Tell and Sell. #ISOJ12 #ISOJ Zpycer Sat, Apr 21 2012 16:16:27 ReplyRetweet Carmen Cano, digital managing editor, The Dallas Morning News Share “ In 1 sec 2 …

Experiential Newsrooms

Raju Narisetti, Managing Editor, Wall Street Journal Digital Network Share “ .@rajunarisetti “Our recent past, our present and our future lies in expanding digital audiences.” #isoj12 dskok Sat, Apr 21 2012 15:34:20 ReplyRetweet Share Journalist must not only report, but build interest in story @rajunarisetti #isoj12 twitpic.com/9ciqzv Jorge Salazar Sat, Apr 21 2012 15:34:20 ReplyRetweet …

New approaches in engaging with the news community

Angela M. Lee, University of Texas at Austin, and Seth C. Lewis, University of Minnesota: Audience preference and editorial judgment: a study of time-lagged influence in online news Share Angela Lee, grad student at UT Austin, discusses metrics to measure time lag and audience attention at #ISOJ12 yfrog.com/h635udanj kkaufhold Sat, Apr 21 2012 13:17:32 ReplyRetweet …

The New Narrative: How data is changing the way we tell stories online

Aron Pilhofer, The New York Times Share “ #ISOJ12 @pilhofer takes stage to talk about Big Data analysis. This is one of the most exciting new opportunities for journalists deilemberg Sat, Apr 21 2012 10:44:54 ReplyRetweet Share “ .@pilhofer says spreadsheets excite him. We need more people in journalism like that. #isoj12 robquig Sat, Apr …