Schieffer Symposium panelists announced; tickets available starting March 6

The 11th annual Schieffer Symposium will be held in Ed Landreth Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. on April 8. Tickets to the event will go on sale at 5 p.m. CST on Friday, March 6, at Around 300 complimentary tickets are available to TCU students; however, spots must be reserved by emailing    About This… Read more »

Feb. 13 Leaders in Media Conference to address TV marketing and promotion

The third annual Leaders in Media Conference, hosted by the Film-Television-Digital Media (FTDM) Department, will take place Friday, Feb. 13 in the Kelly Center. The conference is free to all TCU students and faculty, and limited seats are available to the public. This year’s topic is Marketing and Promotions for Television. Garen van de Beek, executive… Read more »

TCU wins award for Innovation in International Education

It was announced in New York City today that TCU’s Discovering Global Citizenship program is the winner of an Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education. The Institute of International Education sponsors the annual competition to recognize outstanding initiatives in international higher education among its 1,400 member campuses. IIE will present the award at… Read more »

FTDM professor R. Colin Tait examines collaborative authorship of Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro

FTDM assistant professor R. Colin Tait’s essay “When Marty Met Bobby: Collaborative Authorship in Mean Streets and Taxi Driver” has been published in A Companion to Martin Scorsese, edited by Aaron Baker. In his chapter, Tait examines the unique contributions that actor Robert De Niro brought to director Martin Scorsese’s quintessential films Mean Streets and Taxi Driver and his… Read more »

TCU Forensics team takes first place in competition

TCU Forensics was named the winning team at the Golden Eagle Swing competition, beating out more than 15 schools to take top honors. The competition was held at John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, and pitted TCU Forensics against many of the region’s largest and most competitive teams. The award for first place is given to… Read more »

TCU debuts new national advertising campaign

The TCU Marketing & Communication division has unveiled a new multi-channel advertising campaign that celebrates the university’s doers, dreamers and trailblazers. Coinciding with the beginning of the 2014/15 academic year, the campaign integrates TCU’s brand into a focused message that highlights TCU’s difference and competitive advantages. “At TCU, our mission is to educate individuals to… Read more »