UT Arlington graduates are turning classroom experience into careers.
Former members of UTA News en EspaÃ±ol recently landed high-profile jobs at local television stations and non-profit organizations.
Sonia Salas and Reyna Cavazos
Broadcast Lecturer Julian Julian Rodriguez appeared on Telefutura 49 this week to talk about the student-run TV program and what the Department of Communication has to offer.
â€œThe opportunities we provide to our students in the Department of Communication are unlike any others found at other educational institutions,â€ Rodriguez said. â€œWe strive to provide a strategic educational balance between theory and practice in our undergraduate programs.â€
Sonia Salas (left), former member of UTA News en EspaÃ±ol, was recently hired as floor manager for Univison23Â´s morning show. Sheâ€™ll join Reyna Cavazos (right), a former UTA News en EspaÃ±ol executive producer and anchor, who currently works at Spanish-language station as morning video editor and traffic/weather anchor for the morning show.
Edgar Maldonado, a former UTA News en EspaÃ±ol reporter, was also recently hired as Bilingual Communications Manager for the American Red Cross in Dallas.