Stories tagged with: School of Media Arts and Studies

Things I wish I knew as a freshman

September 27, 2023 Freshman year is a daunting experience. But you don’t have to go through it alone, thanks to upperclass students in the Scripps College of Communication. Here is a survival guide to your time at OHIO.

OHIO’s High School Media Workshop gives students a glimpse of real-life media production

September 22, 2023 Teens hailing from Athens County and across the nation brought their creative ideas to life at the annual High School Media Workshop at Ohio University in July.

New film highlights Athens-to-Hollywood connection

September 20, 2023 Only one year after graduating, Noah Turner worked on a video project for Netflix featuring British acting icon John Boyega, best known for playing Finn in the newest “Star Wars” trilogy.

Slime-tastic summer: OHIO senior's dream comes true with Nickelodeon internship

September 12, 2023 For Allison Irey, her dream came true this summer: working as a production technology intern at Nickelodeon Animation Studio in California. She was one of 22 interns out of 6,000 applicants.

Highlighting first-down lines: MDIA alumnus brings tech savvy to sports broadcasting

August 16, 2023 Find out how this OHIO alumnus is traveling to top sporting events to help connect high-tech graphics to sports broadcasts.

Leah (Dolby) Clarke is working her way up in Hollywood

July 19, 2023 As a Director’s Guild of America assistant director in Hollywood, OHIO graduate Leah (Dolby) Clarke has had the opportunity to work for various networks and streaming platforms.

Emmy Award-winning Producer David Collins says his time at Ohio University and WOUB gave him the confidence to succeed

May 17, 2023 When David Collins ’89 was asked if he would like a WOUB stole to wear when he spoke at Ohio University’s undergraduate commencement on May 6, he couldn’t grab it and put it on fast enough.

Music Industry Summit brings industry leaders to Ohio University

May 11, 2023 The Ohio University Music Industry Summit on April 5-6, 2023, featured an exclusive gathering of prominent artists and music industry leaders for informative panels and compelling interviews, as well as networking and learning opportunities

Spring 2023 Commencement cheers on new Bobcat graduates

May 11, 2023 Bobcats had aplenty to celebrate this past week, with about 3,600 students joining Ohio University’s alumni family during Spring 2023 Commencement.

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.

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.

Graduate student spotlight: Ph.D. candidate Adelaja Oriola Oriade and his work on representation in Hollywood

April 17, 2023 Adelaja Oriola Oriade (Laja) is an international student from Nigeria working to get his Ph.D. in Mass Communication.

'Seriously the best thing I’ve ever done,' South by Southwest class immerses students in their chosen industry

April 6, 2023 Warning: if you ask the students who participated in this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) class about their experience, you might get tired of hearing words like “best,” “incredible” and “amazing.”

MDIA Student Spotlight: Jenna Keiffer

April 3, 2023 Jenna Keiffer is a junior majoring in media and social change with a minor in creative writing. The following is a feature on her experiences.

Social media certificate student spotlight: Allison Young

March 30, 2023 Allison Young explains how the social media certificate has helped her to gain a deeper understanding of social media.