Communication

Students explore mobile politics abroad the C-SPAN Bus

As part of a six-week tour of Big 12 Conference campuses, the C-SPAN Bus rolled into town early last Thursday morning to set up shop in front of Scharbauer Hall and Frog Fountain. Students and educators alike were welcomed aboard the bus, a 45-foot mobile multimedia learning center equipped with newsroom-quality production equipment, touch-screen learning… Read more »

School of Journalism and Strategic Communication splitting into two separate schools

Effective June 1, TCU’s School of Journalism and Strategic Communication will be divided into two separate sections: the School of Journalism and the School of Strategic Communication. Both schools will remain part of the newly renamed Bob Schieffer College of Communication, which also includes the Communication Studies and the Film-Television-Digital Media departments. The new chairs… Read more »

Schieffer School announces partnership with Fort Worth Star-Telegram

New capstone class for senior journalism majors begins spring 2014 semester Bob Schieffer ’59, moderator of CBS’ Face the Nation and CBS News’ chief Washington correspondent, announced Sept. 11 a new partnership between the Schieffer School of Journalism at TCU and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Schieffer made the announcement from the stage where he was… Read more »

Schieffer School presents “Fort Worth Remembers JFK”

The Schieffer School and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram have partnered to present Fort Worth Remembers JFK at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, in Ed Landreth Auditorium on the TCU campus. Bob Schieffer, moderator of CBS’ Face the Nation, CBS News’ chief Washington correspondent and TCU alumnus, will host a discussion with several journalists who… Read more »

Bob Schieffer ’59 receives Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism

Schieffer School of Journalism namesake Bob Schieffer ’59 will add another major award to his career when he is named the winner of Arizona State University’s 2013 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism.Schieffer said he was honored to be recognized with an award named after his role model. “Walter Cronkite is who I wanted… Read more »

Schieffer School student media win top awards

The Charles E. Star Award is given to a college news organization for the first time TCU 360, the TCU Daily Skiff, Image magazine and individual TCU student media journalists received several notable awards in the month of April. These awards, presented by the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors, Society of Professional Journalists and the… Read more »

Ninth Annual Schieffer Symposium on the News

Challenges at home and abroad The TCU Schieffer School of Journalism will host the Ninth Annual Schieffer Symposium on the News at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 10, in Ed Landreth Auditorium on campus. Bob Schieffer, moderator of CBS’ Face the Nation, CBS News’ chief Washington correspondent and TCU alumnus, will again host this year’s Symposium…. Read more »

The Jay Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Award renamed

TCU’s Schieffer School of Journalism has announced that the Jay Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Award has been renamed The Jay and Gail Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Awards. The award was established in spring 2012 with a gift from Gail Brown Milner in memory of her husband Jay Milner, a former TCU journalism professor who died… Read more »