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MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Austin to Host 15th International Symposium on Online Journalism

Media executives, journalists and scholars from the U.S. and around the world will attend the 15th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ), an annual global conference hosted by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at The University of Texas at Austin's Moody College of Communication.

UT Faculty Experts on State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama will deliver his 2014 State of the Union address Tuesday night, during which he is likely to discuss income inequality, immigration, health care policy, foreign policy and global affairs, among other issues. Experts from The University of Texas at Austin are poised to share their insights on a variety topics related to…   » Continue Reading

Google Supports Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas’ Latest MOOC

Noticing a lack of Spanish-language Web content, Google is supporting the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas in promoting the creation and development of digital journalism projects in Spanish.

Moody Foundation Invests $50 Million in UT Austin College of Communication

The Moody Foundation has announced a $50 million commitment to establish the Moody College of Communication at The University of Texas at Austin, resulting in the largest endowment for the study of communication of any public university in the nation.

Journalism, computer science students showcase iPhone and iPad app creations

Students from The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication's Mobile News App Design course will showcase their iPhone and iPad app creations to the public and a panel of judges from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, in the second-floor auditorium of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean…   » Continue Reading

Media Advisory: University of Texas at Austin to Host 14th International Symposium on Online Journalism

Media executives, journalists and scholars from the U.S. and around the world will attend the 14th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ), an annual global conference at The University of Texas at Austin's Blanton Museum of Art on April 19-20. Registration is open online, but seats are limited and likely to fill up. A full…   » Continue Reading

University of Texas at Austin’s Reputation Ranks 27th in the World

The University of Texas at Austin is ranked No. 27 in the 2013 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings, a comparison of the world’s top 100 most powerful university brands. The ranking is a five-point climb for the university, which ranked No. 32 in 2012.

‘PBS NewsHour’ Selects UT Austin Journalism Students, Senior Lecturer to Cover Inauguration

Instead of merely watching the Inauguration on Jan. 21, two graduate students and a senior lecturer from the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin will be running through Washington, D.C., covering the event for "PBS NewsHour." They will participate in a "PBS NewsHour" multimedia short course, which will take place Jan. 18-22 in Washington, D.C.

Jalah Goette Named New Director of Texas Student Media

Jalah Goette Named New Director of Texas Student Media

Following her exemplary leadership as interim director, Jalah Goette has been selected as the new director of Texas Student Media (TSM), overseeing the daily operations of The Daily Texan, Texas Student Television (TSTV), KVRX 91.7 FM, Texas Travesty and the Cactus Yearbook.

New York Times Columnist David Carr to Discuss the State of the News Industry

New York Times columnist and reporter David Carr will present "Hitting the Reset Button" – the 2012 Mary Alice Davis Distinguished Lecture in Journalism – from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Room 2.106 of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean Keeton St. Carr will discuss how mainstream legacy organizations, such as The New York Times, are working to survive in the Digital Age – a topic covered in "Page One: Inside the New York Times." Released in 2011, the documentary follows Carr and his New York Times colleagues for one year.