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Dean Kristie Bunton’s Book Named Outstanding Academic Title

The Bob Schieffer College of Communication celebrates Dean Kristie Bunton, Ph.D. Her 2021 book Having Their Say: Athletes and Entertainers on the Ethics of Speaking Out has been named an “Outstanding Academic Title” by Choice editors. Choice is the publishing unit of the Association of College and Research Libraries, and is an authoritative source used… Read more »

Journalism Alumni Discuss News Landscape Around Elections at TCU Presents Panel

A combined headshot of Patty Zamarripa, Joel Anderson and Elizabeth Campbell

  On Oct. 19, the Bob Schieffer College of Communication, TCU Magazine and the TCU Alumni Association virtually hosted “TCU Presents: Elections, Journalism & the Media Landscape.” Panelists included Schieffer College alumni Joel Anderson ’00, staff writer; Elizabeth Campbell ’18, CBS News digital journalist; and Patty Zamarripa ’10, assistant professor of professional practice in… Read more »

Dean Kristie Bunton Speaks on How Media Has Adapted to the Times

Schieffer College scholars in recent years have considered the impact of the internet on many forms of communication. They’ve asked how traditional media formats, such as traditional print newspapers, have adapted to digital formats. Dean of the Bob Schieffer College of Communication Kristie Bunton, Ph.D., recently told Huffington Post reporter Geoff Williams that the internet… Read more »

Journalism Senior, Student Media Executive Editor Wins Headliner Scholarship

Haeven Gibbons

Journalism senior Haeven Gibbons was awarded the Dolly and Paul Bolton Scholarship from the Headliners Foundation of Texas, a non-profit foundation that promotes excellence in journalism through annual prizes to professionals and scholarships to students. She is one of 18 winners of 17 scholarships awarded by the foundation for the 2022-23 academic year. Awards range… Read more »

Schieffer Students Place at Statewide Journalism Awards

A group of young and older people smile at the camera, standing in front of a neon purple horned frog sign.

Five journalism students and one reporting class project placed at the Texas Association of Managing Editors annual Headliner Awards this weekend. The Texas Associated Press Managing Editors along with the Headliners Foundation of Texas recognizes outstanding journalism annually. Newspaper organizations from across the state, as well as college and university publications compete in up to… Read more »

Department Recognizes Exceptional Student Journalism at Milner Awards

The new Kappa Tau Alpha inductees pose for a group photo with professor Dax Stewart and Dean Kris Bunton.

The department of Journalism hosted the Jay and Gail Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Awards on April 28 in the Moudy South newsroom. The Milner awards, established by TCU alumna Gail Milner in memory of her late husband Jay, a long-time newspaper reporter, recognize student achievement in several categories. The judges this year were Elizabeth Campbell,… Read more »