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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!

Scripps to offer International Education Week programming

Nov 18, 2014 Scripps College of Communication faculty and students will be showcasing the research, partnerships and study abroad opportunities that have expanded the College’s reach around the world during this year’s International Education Week with activities on Wed., Nov. 19.
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Scripps alumna found career ‘golden ticket’ through innovation challenge win

Nov 18, 2014 Leah Petrovich, broadcast major and 2013 alumna, knew the feeling all too well when she said goodbye to Athens two years ago and took a position as a broadcast sports intern at WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh. Petrovich had spent the past four years at OU studying broadcast journalism, but after working for five months in the field, she wasn’t sure it was the right path for her.
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'Gridiron Glory' focus on reaching viewers via social media

Nov 12, 2014 WOUB TV’s award-winning weekly football show “Gridiron Glory,” now in its 16th season, has increased its coverage of local conferences and also focused on social media channels as a means of reporting to and engaging with viewers.
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E.W. Scripps Journalism Assistant Professor Tom Suddes inducted into Journalism Hall of Fame

Nov 3, 2014 The Press Club of Cleveland’s Hall of Fame will honor Tom Suddes, an assistant professor in E.W Scripps School of Journalism, on Nov. 7.
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Scripps Innovation Challenge Kickoff features panel, simulator

Nov 3, 2014 The Scripps Innovation Challenge is headed into its third year as a competition for Ohio University students to create solutions to real-world issues and compete for $25,000 in prizes.
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Scripps Innovation Challenge kicks off Oct. 30 with panel, Startup Simulator

Oct 27, 2014 Ohio University students will experience the frenzy and fun of creating a business idea while learning from students who have blazed their own entrepreneurial paths from 4 to 6 p.m. on Oct. 30 at the Scripps Innovation Challenge Kickoff in Baker Ballroom.
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Scripps Career Pathways: Meet Danielle Elderkin BSJ ’98

Oct 20, 2014 Danielle Elderkin graduated from Ohio University in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism. Today she is founder and president of Cover Story Communications, a public relations, social media and visual communications agency.
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Scripps Day 2014 crowns top students, celebrates partnership

Oct 16, 2014 The ninth annual Scripps Day took place at Ohio University Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, on the main campus of Ohio University in Athens.
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Journalism professor prepares to train young African professionals amidst health concerns

Oct 10, 2014 Journalism professor Yusuf Kalyango, who was awarded a $485,000 grant to assist young and emerging African leaders, learned last week that one of the countries he’s been assigned, Cote D'ivoire, is neighboring ground-zero of the Ebola outbreak.
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Scripps College of Communication to host Schoonover Open House

Oct 9, 2014 Alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends are welcome to visit the Steven L. Schoonover Center for Communication Sat., Oct. 11, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for a Homecoming Open House.
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