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MC 1313 – Media Writing
MC 3306 – Writing for the Electronic Media
MC 3312 – Television News
MC 3394 – Management of Electronic Media
MC 4356I – Visual Storytelling
Dan Seed specializes and teaches in the Electronic Media sequence at Texas State, following a nine-year career in television news. Seed has an M.A. in Mass Communication from Texas State and a B.S. in Journalism from Boston University.
A native of Massachusetts, Dan worked as a news writer, news reporter and anchor, sports director, and sports anchor and reporter during a career that began at WHDH-TV in Boston and continued at stations in Oklahoma and Texas. He is three-time winner of the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters Outstanding Achievement in Broadcasting Award for best sportscast (non-metro category) and a winner of the OAB’s Outstanding Achievement in Broadcasting Awards for Spot News and General News.
In addition to his duties as a lecturer in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Dan currently serves as the graduate program assistant for the School of Journalism and Mass Communication and was the grant co-coordinator for the Texas State University MIPPA Project.