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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 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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Scholar Cliff Christians to deliver second annual Stempel Lecture

Oct 7, 2014 The second annual Guido Stempel Lecture will be delivered by this year’s recipient of the Guido H. Stempel III Award for Journalism and Mass Communication Research, Prof. Cliff Christians of the Univ. of Illinois, on Thursday, Oct. 9, at 7 p.m.
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College Town Film Festival returns to Athens

Oct 7, 2014 More than a dozen provocative films will be screened as part of the College Town Film Festival, which returns to Athens for a four-day visit Oct. 15-18.
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Ninth annual Scripps Day planned for Oct. 14

Oct 7, 2014 The ninth annual Scripps Day at Ohio University will take place Tuesday, Oct. 14. This annual celebration of the partnership between the Scripps Howard Foundation and the Scripps College of Communication features a Scripps Expo where students share creative activity and collaborative projects, a plenary session and the naming of the Scripps Next Top Intern, which carries with it a $3,500 internship stipend.
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Journalism sophomore attends LeaderShape Institute

Oct 2, 2014 OHIO student Zulfa Rizqiya, a sophomore majoring in Strategic Communications, attended the LeaderShape Institute this summer in Champaign, Ill. Rizqiya was one of sixty students to attend the national session July 20-25.
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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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