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Students, faculty and alumni of the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University are constantly making headlines. In fact, we can't keep up with all of the good news! Read about some of the amazing accomplishments, events and happenings in Scripps and among its people below. You may want to use the tags above to sort for categories that pique your interest!


WOUB secures PBS grant for bird workshop for Southeast Ohio children

Mar 3, 2015 WOUB Public Media’s Outreach Supervisor Suzanne Borchard received a grant of $3,500 from PBS to help teach children about birds.
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Ohio University communication prof calls FCC decision a victory for innovation

Feb 27, 2015 The Federal Communications Commission’s decision Thursday to impose strict new regulations on Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T will encourage new ideas according to Trevor Roycroft, associate professor in the J. Warren McClure School of Information and Telecommunication Systems of the Ohio University Scripps College of Communication.
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OHIO to welcome Gigi Sohn of the Federal Communications Commission

Feb 25, 2015 The J. Warren McClure School of Information and Telecommunication Systems is pleased to host a special guest speaker, Gigi Sohn, on Thursday, March 12, at 12 p.m. in the Baker Center Theatre.
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Scripps Senior Saturday connects graduating seniors with journalism alumni

Feb 11, 2015 More than 50 graduating seniors filled Copeland Hall on Jan. 31, 2015, for the 13th annual Scripps Senior Saturday hosted by the Scripps Society of Alumni and Friends and the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism.
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Scripps College associate dean wins innovation award

Feb 11, 2015 Dr. Michelle Ferrier, associate dean for innovation at the Scripps College of Communication, recently led a team of women to the top award at International Women’s Media Foundation Summit and Hackathon in New York City.
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COMS Professor Judith Yaross Lee receives Fulbright Award

Feb 10, 2015 Dr. Judith Yaross Lee, a communication studies professor in the Ohio University Scripps College of Communication, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture and conduct research as Senior Professor of American Culture at Leiden University in The Netherlands during the 2015-2016 academic year, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.
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'A Beautiful Remedy' to premiere at Clemson University, UNC Charlotte

Feb 9, 2015 Premiere dates have been set for screenings of "A Beautiful Remedy" at Clemson University and The University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
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OHIO to welcome journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Feb 5, 2015 Charlayne Hunter-Gault, an award-winning, multimedia journalist with more than four decades of experience, will serve as Ohio University’s Black History Month keynote speaker Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m. in Baker Center Ballroom.
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Semester-in-LA students reflect on their experience, screen shorts

Feb 4, 2015 Ohio University Media Arts & Studies Students who spent their entire fall semester in Los Angeles, Calif. as part of the first every Semester-in-LA program gathered as a group to share their experiences and short films last Wednesday, Jan. 28, in the Baker Center Theatre.
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Shootout winners chosen at Feb. 1 screening

Feb 4, 2015 Six student-produced short films earned accolades at the 13th annual Shootout Premiere on Feb. 1, at the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium on the main campus of Ohio University in Athens.
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