Student touts lessons learned in University Ambassador experience
By Mary Kincy
University Ambassador Darius Jones was also a member of the 2011 Texas State Homecoming Royalty.
Darius Jones has learned a lot from Texas State, and he’ll be the first to tell you that: “I’ve learned to think fast on my feet and also to be flexible,” he says. “To be reliable and to be honest with people. It’s taught me patience, too.”
But Jones — at least in this case — isn’t talking about instruction received in the classroom. Rather, he’s referring to lessons learned during his time in service to University Ambassadors, a volunteer organization of student leaders who act as hosts for Texas State. Continue reading
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The School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University has educated some of the top journalists and media producers in the Central Texas area and beyond. The program’s alumni have carried its educational innovations — from its acclaimed broadcast journalism training to its integration of emerging media platforms — into successful careers.
With networks among mentors, peers and professionals, these graduates are the movers and shakers in their fields, and continue to lead the development of mass communication for the future. Read a few of their stories below: Continue reading
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