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Scripps alumna Blackwell Clark to lead Columbus Dispatch

June 13, 2022 Ohio University alumna Edwina Blackwell Clark has been named the next executive editor of the Columbus Dispatch, the first woman and person of color to lead the 150-year-old institution.

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Journalism students walk in paths of area traumatic events as part of class experience

June 10, 2022 A plane crash, a bridge collapse and campus shootings provided students in Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism class an opportunity to learn how to better cover traumatic events.

Scripps Legacy: Journalist Alvin Adams covered the Civil Rights Movement

June 10, 2022 Class of 1959 journalist Alvin Adams documented the Civil Rights Movement.

Scripps Legacy: Hall of Fame Producer Ken Ehrlich

June 8, 2022 Legendary music producer Ken Ehrlich (BSJ) graduated from Ohio University with a journalism degree on June 7, 1964.

Alumnus transforms Twitter feed into a chronicle of Scripps success

May 31, 2022 Ken Klein never lost touch with his alma mater. Klein has turned his sustaining connection to the University into a social media chronicle of Scripps achievement via Twitter and LinkedIn.

Former OHIO and WOUB Student Steve Kurrent retires after 32 years as a producer/director at WEWS in Cleveland

May 18, 2022 Steve Kurrent won 24 regional Emmy awards in his nearly 40-year career as a television director. He says without Ohio University and WOUB, none of it would have been possible.

Four OHIO alumni win Pulitzer Prizes for journalism

May 18, 2022 Four Ohio University alumni won Pulitzer Prizes for their coverage of major news, including three for their efforts to cover the Jan. 6, 2021, riots at the U.S. Capitol building.

Former OHIO and WOUB student Doug Drew establishes fund to support professional development for current WOUB students

May 2, 2022 Former OHIO and WOUB student Doug Drew is paying his WOUB experience forward with a $125,000 gift commitment to establish an endowment and provide immediate-use funding to help current WOUB students.

WOUB and E.W. Scripps School of Journalism Student Silver Barker is one of the recipients of the 73 West State Street Award

April 29, 2022 Ohio University Sophomore and WOUB Student Silver Barker of Shaker Heights, Ohio feels like she is one step closer to reaching her dream thanks to another former WOUBer and generous alumnus.

WOUB student John Curtsinger awarded two scholarships established by alumni

April 27, 2022 Ohio University junior and WOUB student John Curtsinger of Paducah, Kentucky, is getting a little help paying his out of state tuition thanks to two former WOUBers and generous alumni.

OHIO students get hands-on experience in political communication at Ohio senatorial debates

April 26, 2022 The students assisted in event preparation, handled ticketing and media registration, and kept time for the debates.

OHIO and WOUB gave Director of Communications Kyle Lewis the confidence to know he could do it all

April 20, 2022 Kyle Lewis wasn’t your typical Ohio University student. When he came to Ohio University in the fall of 2003, Lewis had already experienced a great deal in his young life.

Two Ohio University journalism students pick up dual honors in regional SPJ competition

April 18, 2022 Two E.W. Scripps School of Journalism seniors picked up two awards each in the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Region 4 Mark of Excellence Awards.

Experience at Ohio University and WOUB helped prepare Eric Land for career in television management

April 13, 2022 When Eric Land came to Ohio University as a student in 1969, he already had a great deal of experience in broadcast radio and television.

“Hopefully she knows I’ll always be there for her," WOUB Mentoring Program yields positive results for students and mentors

April 11, 2022 The second year of the WOUB Mentoring Program is wrapping up and has been beneficial for both current students and their mentors.