Texas Tech University

Student Media Committee


The Student Media Committee is responsible for advising the vice president for student affairs on matters relating to student media.


Appointments will be made by the vice president for student affairs from nominations received through standard procedures. Terms for faculty and staff members are three years, one year for students. Committee members may be reappointed.

Operating Procedures

The committee will develop its own operating procedures subject to approval by the vice president for student affairs. Copies of any minutes or reports are to be provided to the vice president for student affairs, to the Faculty Senate, and to the University Library. The chairperson may be invited to visit the Faculty Senate to inform the Senate of the activities of the committee during the year.


The committee will elect its chairperson annually from the faculty members who are in their final year of service.


See below membership code.

Name College/Department Membership Code Term Began Term Ends
Allen, George Student Member 2022 2023
Calamoneri, Tanya College of Visual and Performing Arts 2020 2024
Eko, Leo College of Media and Communication 2020 2024
McNabney, Rylie Student Member 2 2022 2023
McVicker, John Student Member 2 2022 2023
Nwachukwu, Ebere Student Member 2022 2023
Peterson, Susan Director of Student Media 3 Ex-officio
Rohrig, Tom University Libraries 2021 2025
Thoele, Connor Student Member 2022 2023
Walker, Kim College of Visual and Performing Arts 2021 2025
Winegarner, Brett Alumni Association Marketing & Communications 5 Ex-officio
Young, Glenys Student Media Alumni Representative 4 Ex-officio


  1. Six (6) faculty members, only one from the College of Media and Communication.
  2. Six (6) student members, none of whom shall be paid staff members of The Daily Toreador , La Ventana or Freshman Directory or elected officers or members of the Student Government Association.
  3. Director of Student Media, ex-officio, nonvoting
  4. Representative from Student Media alumni with professional publications experience, ex-officio, nonvoting
  5. Representative from campus publications, ex-officio, nonvoting

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