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JMS Director, Temple Northup

New JMS Director Temple Northup hopes to make big changes

by Patrick Doyle, Staff Writer // September 15, 2020

Temple Northup, the new director of Journalism and Media Studies at San Diego State, introduced himself to students and faculty for the first time today. In...

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Temple Northup is the new Director of the School of Journalism and Media Studies.

Journalism and Media Studies welcomes new director with background in sitcom writing, academic leadership

by Johann Derek Oribello, Senior Staff Writer // May 10, 2020

San Diego State is welcoming a new director of the School of Journalism and Media Studies. Temple Northup, current Director of the University of Houston’s...

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The departments displaced from the closure of PSFA last year have found a permanent home in Adams Humanities.

Former PSFA departments find permanent home in Adams Humanities

by Daniel Guerrero, Senior Staff Writer // November 22, 2019

Displaced departments from the College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts will not return to the PSFA building after an incident earlier this year. The...

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SDSU held a celebration of life for former professor Glen Broom.

University holds celebration of life for former public relations professor

by Adam Pacheco, Contributor // October 16, 2019

San Diego State recently held a celebration of life event in honor of former faculty member Glen Broom, who died of a heart attack on Aug. 8.  Broom...

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The Journalism and Media Studies department lowered the passing score of the GSP test.

Journalism department announces lowered GSP score requirements

by Johann Derek Oribello, Staff Writer // October 2, 2019

San Diego State’s Journalism and Media Studies department announced they are lowering the score required to pass the Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation...

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JMS classes aren’t doing enough

Most of the graduating seniors on The Daily Aztec’s editorial board are students in JMS. We know the territory. We know what’s taught in these classes. There...

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SDSU Journalism students must look outside JMS program to learn select skills

by Emily Alvarenga, Staff Columnist // February 22, 2017
“In one semester abroad, I felt more prepared for my future career as a magazine journalist than in all my time at State combined.”
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Alane Lockwood appointed as Assistant Dean of PSFA

Alane Lockwood appointed as Assistant Dean of PSFA

by Mary Vitale, Staff Writer // August 29, 2016

Alane Lockwood has been named the new assistant dean for student affairs in the College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts. Lockwood was previously...

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GSP: one way ticket out of your major

by Marissa Ochoa, Staff Columnist // October 11, 2014

The Grammar Spelling Punctuation test has become a groan worthy exam  journalism and media studies majors are plagued with. The GSP is an entry exam that...

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JMS receives $300,000 donation

by Hutton Marshall // January 17, 2012

Former San Diego Union-Tribune owner Platinum Equity, an equity firm based in Beverly Hills, recently donated $300,000 to San Diego State’s School of...

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