Polo Sandoval, CNN correspondent, took the stage in Old Main Wednesday afternoon, to share his experiences on life after graduating from Texas State as part of Mass Comm Week.
Polo Sandoval graduated at Texas State with a bachelor’s degree in electronic media and a minor in Spanish. Since then, Sandoval has been the bureau chief for the Hidalgo County Border Bureau for KRGV-ABC in South Texas. In 2014, he was hired by CNN as a national correspondent based out of Washington, D.C. Sandoval has reported from Republican and Democratic national conventions in 2008 and 2012 and covered the West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion last year.
During his presentation, Sandoval emphasized storytelling and adding “the human element” into journalism.