By: Kiersten Ehr
April 19, 2017
Just to fill you all in on what I have been up to lately let’s just say it’s been a journey filled with wonderful experiences at Texas State.
For those of you who don’t know my story and how I got to be a part of amazing sports experiences let me start.
2013-2014 Freshman year
- Became a Sports Reporter, Sports Announcer, Social Media Content Contributor for KTSW-89.9 radio station run by students at Texas State. Covered softball, baseball and basketball.
- Worked for the web content department for KTSW-89.9 writing and editing blogs.
- Received the ‘Champion of the Month’ award for the web content team.
- Joined the Texas State Broadcasting Society.
- Served as the treasurer for the Association of Women in Communications chapter at Texas State.
2014-2015 Sophomore year
- Continued to work for KTSW-89.9 in the sports department.
- Received the ‘Champion of the Month’ for sports department.
- Started my SportsChic blog on WordPress.
- Became a treasurer for the Texas State Broadcasting Society.
- Summer of my sophomore year I became the sports intern for KABB FOX 29/WOAI NEWS 4 SA.
2015-2016 Junior year
- Continued my sports internship with KABB FOX 29/WOAI NEWS 4 SA until December, 2015.
- Became the president of the Texas State Broadcasting Society.
- Received a paid position for the Texas State Athletics department to be a student worker videographer in December, 2015.
- Sports Reporter/Anchor for Texas State Bobcat Update TV.
- Received a sports internship with Time Warner Cable (now Spectrum) in San Antonio (attended all Spurs home games in the spring schedule) for the spring semester.
- Received a paid marketing internship with the United Soccer League (USL) San Antonio FC owned and operated by the Spurs Sports and Entertainment. I interned for the entire inaugural season where I helped run the team Snapchat game day fan relations, promotions and marketing events.
2016-2017 Senior year
- Active president of the Texas State Broadcasting Society.
- Videographer for Texas State Athletics covering football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, softball and baseball.
- Received a marketing internship in January, 2017 with a internet marketing service called Leadhub in San Antonio where I help write blogs for different clients in other states for their websites.
- Graduating in May, 2017 🙂
As you can see I have taken advantage of joining several organizations, taking on leadership roles and having four different internships. My goal is to enjoy my job and career once I graduate. I hope to work in sports media/sports communications where I can take advantage of my knowledge of social media and marketing.
What is SportsChic up to?
I am applying for various sports related positions and would love to hear from my readers of any open positions that I would be qualified for where I can be a great asset for an organization.
I have loved this college chapter in my life and I can’t wait to start the next step in my life starting my professional career. I encourage everyone to make goals and follow them!
Until the next time,
I’m Kiersten Ehr