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Listen In, Lubbock: Texas Monthly celebrates 50 years

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Texas Monthly Brand Campaign Video 2023

Texas is a big state with a lot of personality - and problems. The magazine Texas Monthly has gotten to the heart of these stories for 50 years through compelling reporting that makes us think about what it means to be a Texan.

Dan Goodgame is the editor-in-chief of Texas Monthly. He joins us today to talk about the magazine’s legacy and greatest stories.

Dan Goodgame, Texas Monthly

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Sarah Self-Walbrick is the news director at Texas Tech Public Media, where she leads the news team and focuses on underreported stories in Lubbock. Sarah is a Lubbock native and a three-time graduate of Texas Tech University. She started her career at the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
Julia is the Morning Edition Host and a radio producer with Texas Tech Public Media. She graduated with her bachelor's in electronic media and journalism from Texas Tech University, and her master's in mass communication also from Texas Tech University. She also is an adjunct professor of journalism at TTU's College of Media and Communication. You can follow her on Twitter @_julsew_.