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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!


Mary Beth Tinker encourages freedom of speech at Ohio University

Oct 1, 2014 Mary Beth Tinker, one of the plaintiffs in the 1965 precedential lawsuit Tinker v. Des Moines, visited campus to discuss freedom of speech in Baker Theatre, September 25.
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SIC finalist interns at NYC accelerator program

Sep 29, 2014 Ohio University senior Alex Harshaw, a Scripps Innovation Challenge participant and president of the Entrepreneurship Club, spent his summer in New York City as a digital media intern at DreamIt Ventures, a media/tech accelerator in Manhattan.
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Scripps College of Communication exclusive internships application deadline is Oct. 9

Sep 25, 2014 The deadline to apply for spring exclusive internships with the Miss Universe Organization, the Ohio Department of Public Safety and OnSlot Creative is Oct. 9.
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Journalism student ‘Goes Places’ with Toyota scholarship

Sep 24, 2014 Andrew Hohman, an Honors Tutorial College student studying journalism through the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, won the prestigious Toyota Let’s Go Places Scholarship in July.
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MDIA short film screened Sept. 21 at Cincinnati Film Festival

Sep 24, 2014 “Joy Ride,” one of three short films produced last year in MDIA 4719, Advanced Narrative Production, was screened at the Cincinnati Film Festival on Sept. 21.
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Mary Beth Tinker, student free-speech advocate, to visit Athens

Sep 22, 2014 Mary Beth Tinker, one of the plaintiffs in the precedential lawsuit Tinker v. Des Moines, will visit Ohio University to speak to classes and the community about the lawsuit that established free-speech rights for students in schools. An open session is planned Thursday, Sept. 25, at 5 p.m., in Baker Center Theatre.
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OHIO’s Media & Arts students experiencing Semester-in-LA

Sep 16, 2014 Twenty students in the School of Media Arts & Studies at Ohio University have officially started their semester in LA. All juniors and seniors, the students are taking a full load of classes focused on the business and production aspects of Hollywood.
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Scripps students complete six-week Screenwriting & Documentary Storytelling program in Ireland

Sep 15, 2014 Fourteen students—ten from the School of Media Arts & Studies, three from the E.W. School of Journalism and one from Communication Studies—spent their summer in Ireland studying Screenwriting, Documentary Storytelling and Irish Culture Through Film.
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OHIO SPJ named 2014 Campus Chapter of the Year

Sep 11, 2014 The Ohio University chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists accepted two awards at the the Student Union event conducted as part of Excellence in Journalism 14 conference presented by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the Radio Television Digital News Association, on Sept. 5, in Nashville, Tenn. OHIO SPJ was named the Campus Chapter of the Year as well as Region 4 Campus Chapter of the year.
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Ninth annual Scripps Day on Oct. 14 offers new internship funding opportunity

Sep 11, 2014 The ninth annual Scripps Day at Ohio University will take place Tuesday, Oct. 14, and will feature a new opportunity for Scripps College of Communication students to compete to become Scripps Next Top Intern, a designation that carries a $3,500 stipend.
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