Scripps College of Communication

Authors and influencers: Scripps professors 'wrote the book' (literally)

May 9, 2023 The Scripps College of Communication faculty is made up of a deep bench of authors and experts who share their knowledge beyond the classroom.

Former Cleveland Sports TV Anchor calls WOUB experience “irreplaceable”

May 9, 2023 When Ron Jantz was a child growing up in northeast Ohio, he knew three things; he loved sports, he wasn’t a great athlete, and he wanted a career that involved being around sports.

Commencement Spotlight: Kate E. Anderson

May 5, 2023 On the same day as Spring Commencement, Kate E. Anderson will also be commissioning as an active-duty U.S. Air Force officer.

Commencement Spotlight: Jacob Howard

May 4, 2023 Jacob Howard chose OHIO Lancaster for its affordability and proximity to home. He will be graduating summa cum laude this spring with a bachelor of science in communication studies. 

WOUB and The Post collaboration expands experiences for both organizations

May 4, 2023 Student leaders of WOUB Public Media and The Post have forged a new collaboration to expand learning experiences and audience while retaining independence at each news medium.    

Social Media Certificate Student Spotlight: Nikki Doolittle

May 3, 2023 Nikki Doolittle, originally from Columbus, Ohio, is a junior with a media and social change major, a sociology minor and a social media certificate.

Persuasive! Ohio University Speech Team’s championship season

April 27, 2023 Ohio University’s Speech and Debate Team capped its championship season with a national title in oratory competition.

Soon after graduation, Scripps alumni cover national championship

April 25, 2023 Just months after graduating from the Scripps College of Communication, OHIO alumni were in Dallas covering a national championship.

Commencement Spotlight: Journalism major Kayla Bennett

April 25, 2023 Journalism news and information major Kayla Bennett grew up in Dayton, and knew OHIO was the right place for her the first time she came to campus.

Evan Brown’s career path was different than he expected but says WOUB still helped him achieve his dream

April 25, 2023 When Evan Brown came to Ohio University in 1976, his dream job looked a little different than how his career played out. But Brown says he is now living his dream thanks to Ohio University and WOUB.

Anne Valeant to serve as director of operations, strategy and partnerships in the Scripps College of Communication

April 22, 2023 The Scripps College of Communication has selected Anne “Annie” Valeant to be the next director of operations, strategy and partnerships in the dean’s office.

Emily Chapman named Chief Financial and Administrative Officer in the Scripps College of Communication

April 22, 2023 The Scripps College of Communication is pleased to announce that Emily Chapman was recently appointed as the college’s chief financial and administrative officer.

Christina Beck inducted into Central States Communication Association Hall of Fame

April 21, 2023 Dr. Christina S. Beck, professor and associate director for graduate studies in the School of Communication Studies, has been inducted into the Central States Communication Association Hall of Fame

Ohio University honors outstanding faculty for teaching, research and leadership

April 20, 2023 Ohio University celebrated exceptional faculty members during the Faculty Recognition and Awards Ceremony on April 5.

OHIO journalism organization stages breaking news simulation

April 20, 2023 The Ohio University chapter of Society of Professional Journalists (OUSPJ) gave students an opportunity to practice their news gathering and writing skills at a breaking news training simulation on campus April 8.