This is Texas Tech

An Adobe Spark story compiled and produced by Paige Holland and Jody Roginson (2017) for Texas Tech Athletics.

Podcasts

A series of podcasts, published from 2016-17, by Harper Anderson, Ph.D. student at Texas Tech.

Feature Writing

An example of long-form feature writing (2015) by graduate student, Cara Vandergriff.

Student Projects

Below are various examples listed by sports media project title and/or author, along with the date of completion of the work.
  • Equity in women's tennis (2018) by Traci Couch

    An investigation into equity in women's professional tennis. This example demonstrates formulation of a research interest area.

    LINK TO THE STORY
  • More than a Game (2017) by Preston Jordan

    In this moving, personal story, Preston Jordan chronicles several father/son golf stories as he shares his own.

    LINK TO THE STORY
  • MLB Community and Media Relations (2018) by McKenzi Morris

    A feature-style story about working in sports following an interview with executives from the Kansas City Royals.

    LINK TO THE STORY
  • Women as Olympians (2017) an equestrian story by Susanna-Elise Neidhardt

    Using a project to investigate more about the world's only truly co-ed sports competition, Susanna-Elise Neidhardt uncovered a story that begs the question: Why haven't we seen this movie?

    LINK TO THE STORY
  • Graphic Design in Sports Media (2020) by Wes Peters

    Rebranding identity guidelines + a sport organization's history = a sports media project, especially if you're a talented graphic designer.

    LINK TO THE SITE
  • An infographic (2018) by Torico Price

    An example of using data to inform a story that can be shared, in this case regarding eSports.

    LINK TO THE INFOGRAPHIC
  • A Video-based Story (2018) by Eric Ranco

    One undergrad's story about his pick for the greatest back-up quarterback in the NFL.

    LINK TO THE VIDEO
  • A photo essay (2018) by Justin Rex

    Graduate student, Justin Rex (fall 2018), photo-documents his fall covering West Texas high school football.

    LINK TO THE SITE
  • The NFL Catch video (2017) by Tanner Warmoth

    Confused about exactly what constitutes a catch the NFL? Let Tanner Warmoth's video clear a few things up for you.

    LINK TO YOUTUBE
  • A Minnesota Vikings Story (2017) by Maurice Washington

    One student's story of his families' connection to the NFL franchise. Who says long-form writing is a thing of the past?

    LINK TO THE STORY