Virtual Discussion Recordings

Discussion with the Texas A & M San Antonio Journalism Students

This discussion’s focus was to enlighten the students about telling stories and the power of their words.  Journalism examples were explored including broadcast news, newspapers and social media.  

Moderator:  Sallie Frederick


  • Dacrie Brooks, the H.E. Butt Foundation
  • Amy Shaw, retired communications specialist
  • Cary Clack, San Antonio Express-News

September 10, 2020

African Americans and the San Antonio Area Education Systems

Guest speakers:

  • Historian and Professor Mario Marcel Salas, University of Texas San Antonio
  • Claudia L. Walker, owner of Tutor 4 Success
  • Stephanie Hall-Powell, CEO/Superintendent San Antonio Community Preparatory School
August 22, 2020













The Power of Your Story

Guest speakers:

  • Dacrie Brooks, Director of Storytelling H.E. Butt Foundation
  • Joe Tolbert Jr., Carpetbag Theater and CEO of Art at the Intersections
July 25, 2020