Alumni and Friends

Former Ohio University and WOUB student becomes an author after spending nearly two decades as a judge

March 9, 2023 When Jane Bond graduated from Ohio University in 1968, she wanted to become a writer. Well, after a large detour, it finally happened when Bond released her first book earlier this year.

For local Ohio University graduate, the music called him home

March 9, 2023 Devin Blair, a 2022 Ohio University graduate, gained valuable experiences throughout his time at OHIO that prepared him for a career in music education. 

Global spotlight for virtual reality tools created at Ohio University

March 8, 2023 As America focuses on police training, Ohio University developed headset immersion tools that teach law enforcement how to deal with people in tough situations.

Connections from Ohio University and WOUB helped throughout Lisa Martin’s production career

March 7, 2023 Lisa Martin calls herself a “late bloomer” when it comes to WOUB but says once she discovered the opportunities available at there during her junior year at Ohio University, she was hooked.

Ohio University’s Tyrone Carr set to retire on March 16, 2023, reception to be held March 29

March 4, 2023 Ohio University’s Division of University Advancement announces the retirement of the Alumni Association’s Tyrone (Ty) M. Carr.

Faith Kaylor took a leap from fashion and dance to law and society

March 2, 2023 Faith Kaylor took a leap from fashion and dance to law and society when she entered Ohio University's master's program in law, justice and culture.

Picture this: alumna lands commercial photographer job at Columbus Brewing Company

March 2, 2023 When Bre Severns graduated Ohio University in May 2022, she headed to Columbus . . . with her camera equipment.

Christine Bhat elected president of the American Counseling Association

March 2, 2023 Christine Suniti Bhat, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Counseling and Higher Education, was recently elected to serve as the 73rd president of the American Counseling Association .

Dave Morgasen’s passion for radio led to Ohio University and WOUB and eventually a career writing comedy in Hollywood

February 28, 2023 When David Morgasen was graduating from high school in 1974, he was looking for a college that would give him an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in radio broadcasting.

Hannah Webb leverages her Ohio University marketing degree as a food truck entrepreneur

February 22, 2023 Hannah Webb always wanted to own her own business, but it took a pandemic to inspire her to leave her comfortable corporate job in the mortgage industry and pursue her entrepreneurial dreams.

Jarrett Dunbar landed his dream job in sports communications twice, thanks to the skills he learned at WOUB

February 22, 2023 While growing up in Whitehall, Ohio, Jarrett Dunbar vividly remembers watching ESPN’s Sportscenter for the very first time.

Alumni help Mock Trial Team prepare for regionals, Nick Bohuslawsky named outstanding attorney

February 22, 2023 Both Ohio University Mock Trial Teams finished their season with a handful of wins at the AMTA regional tournament in Dayton, and Nick Bohuslawsky was recognized as an outstanding attorney.

Success Advisor Brandy Bailey: 'Definitely get involved with a student organization'

February 22, 2023 If Success Advisor Brandy Bailey was a new student entering the College of Health Sciences and Professions, she would be eagerly awaiting the Activities Fair during the first week of classes in August.

Cleveland Cavaliers Video Editor Nick Langer calls the hands-on experience he got at Ohio University and WOUB a “game changer”

February 21, 2023 Working for the Cleveland Cavaliers was not something Nick Langer ever imagined for his career. He wasn’t even exactly sure what he wanted to do, but his time at WOUB Public Media changed all of that.

Journalism alumna applies Scripps training to challenging world of reporting

February 16, 2023 From Akron, Jessica Hill (’19 BSJ) was Assistant Managing Editor of student-run The Post at Ohio University and also got college experience at Southeast Ohio Magazine. In 2018, Hill was named a White House Correspondents’ Association Scholar.