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Telecommunications & Media Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
TMA
Purpose:
The purpose of this student organization is to serve as a link for A&M students interested in media technology and the industry. TMA will provide students an opportunity to develop an appreciation of the social and policy implications of user-driven, data-rich content communicated within modern telecommunication and information media. Students will have the ability to use hands-on experience in media and technology fields- radio, television, newspaper, internet, etc. As a support for the TCMS major, TMA will focus on a full range of modern media technologies, develop a fundamental understanding of the science of these technologies and examine the directions this science is moving society.
Year Founded:
2005
Membership Dues:
$20.00 per year
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
TBA

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Dr Josh Heuman
Public Contact E-mail Address:
jmheuman@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-845-5500

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Liberal Arts
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per year
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Once per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never