Hilltopper News



AUDIO PODCASTS

March 2008

A Project of St. Edward's University

Jour 2328 - Broadcast Journalism


HILLTOPPER BASEBALL RANKED:

Last year the 2007 Saint Edward's baseball team was named Heartland Conference Champions and advanced to the NCAA
Division II Regional Tournament for the first time in school history. This year's team has 6 returning starters and 7 new
recruits. Baseball America ranked the team 28th in the nation during preseason, giving high hopes the team can defend their
title and return to Regionals. Hilltopper News reporter Mackenzie Jenkins has more on the story.

DEMOCRATS COME TO TEXAS:

Young and old came to volunteer in the recent Texas Democratic Primaries. Hilltopper News reporter Thomas Coronado has
our story.

EXCHANGE STUDENTS TO ST. EDWARD'S:

International students who come to St. Edward's seem to enjoy the Texas experience. Hilltopper News reporter Anna Watson
has more.

EXCHANGE STUDENTS FROM ST. EDWARD'S:

Not only do international students come to Texas to study, but St. Edward's University students like to go abroad as well, for a
variety of reasons. Hilltopper News reporter Eliza deAyala investigates.

GRAPHIC DESIGN CLUB:

Ever want to design your own t-shirt or canvas bag? Hilltopper News' Alli Stintzi reports on a unique fundraiser for St.
Edward's graphic design club.

STUDENT LIFE & CONSTRUCTION:

On the 2nd of March, the 23rd major construction project commenced in the heart of the University of Texas west campus area
according to a survey done by the Austin Development and Zoning Commission. Hilltopper News reporter Will Parsons
reports.

STUDENTS SMOKING:

College students who smoke do so for a variety of reasons, including social ones. Hilltopper News reporter Isaac Levy
investigates.

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS:

The recent writers' strike canceled many television shows this year, including one produced in Austin, Friday Night Lights. Hilltopper News Reporter Kris Carr has more.



Hilltopper News Audio Podcasts are a project of St. Edward's University Journalism 2328 Broadcast Journalism class taught by Prof. Alex Avila.

© 2008 St. Edward's University, School of Humanities. All rights reserved.
For Information contact alexa@stedwards.edu.