Mass Communication

Patriot Talon

Meet Our New 2015-16 Editor-in-Chief!

Nathan Wright - Patriot Talon Editor in Chief

Nathan Wright

With nearly 20 years of journalism experience, Nathan Wright has served as the Talon sports editor since August 2014. The Texas Intercollegiate Press Association recently named him a 2015 Frank W. Buckley Scholar.
Wright previously worked as a writer, assistant sports editor and sports editor for the San Angelo Standard-Times, where he earned recognition from The Associated Press Sports Editors and received several APSE awards. He also was the sports editor for Tyler Junior College's Apache Pow Wow newspaper for a semester, during at which time the Texas Community College Journalism Association recognized his work.
In addition, Wright has won TIPA's on-site print sports writing contest twice in succession.


Meet Our New Patriot Talon Advisor!

Lorri Allen, Patriot Talon Advisor

Lorri Allen


The PatriotTalon has garnered numerous awards for the university. Talon staff members may apply for scholarships for their involvement at the Talon. All majors and minors are welcome.

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