The Daily Aztec

JMS classes aren’t doing enough

by Will Fritz, Kemi Giwa, Jocelyn Moran, Julianna Ress, David Santillan, and Tristi Rodriguez

May 9, 2019

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 are many things we love about JMS. But we have to be honest — our cl...

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.”

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 determines whether a student can officially be accepted into the major. Those...

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 Journalism & Media Studies. The donation will not only fund the creation...