Texas State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication lecturer Holly Wise and graduate assistant Mark Wilson are leading the school’s first deployment of its study abroad Global News Team to Managua, Nicaragua on Monday, Jan. 4.

This team is made up of six students who are studying journalism, electronic media and public relations. Their objective is to produce multimedia coverage ofTexas State University’s St. David’s School of Nursing students administering healthcare in Managua and area communities. They are the first journalists to be hosted by International Service Learning – the nonprofit that organizes teams of volunteers to serve in Nicaragua.

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