Professor Sandifer-Walker Talks about Revolutionary TSU Students on MLK Day

School of Communication Journalism Professor, Serbino Sandifer-Walker, who has done extensive research on Houston’s first sit-in, which was led by TSU students on March 4, 1960, spoke to ABC 13 news reporter Tracy Clemons about the movement. See Details Here Sandifer-Walker also created a historic online resource documenting how TSU students played a vital role…

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LaMonde Howard’s Profile in the Honors College’s Frontrunner

Excerpt from The Frontrunner, Fall 2015 Volume 1 Issue 1. LaMonde Howard is a senior Speech Communications major, telecommunications minor at Texas Southern University. In addition to being an Honors College Scholar, Ms. Howard is a President’s Leader scholar, general university scholarship recipient, and a former UAV school of communication mentor here at Texas Southern…

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Michael Berryhill’s Recent Interview

Journalism chair Michael Berryhill spent two hours on camera with filmmaker Alex Johnston of the University of California at Santa Cruz on Monday. Johnston is making a documentary about Texas prisons, on which Berryhill has written extensively, including a prize-winning book, The Trials of Eroy Brown, the Murder Case that Shook the Texas Prison System.

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Journalism Chair Launches Website for TSU Journalism

Associate Professor and Chair of Journalism Michael Berryhill has launched a blog called Journalism at TSU. He will post news items, thoughts and links to what’s going on in journalism at Texas Southern and throughout the city and nation. His most recent posts concern the SoC’s new master’s degree in professional communication and digital media…

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SOC Launches New Masters Concentration: Professional Communication and Digital Media

Many young media professionals and teachers with undergraduate degrees in communication studies, journalism or media production are looking for master’s programs to sharpen their professional skills. For the concentration in Professional Communication and Digital Media, after taking foundational and required classes in professional skills, the master’s candidates will complete a two-semester project in long-form journalism,…

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