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What can you do with a communication degree? In short, the sky is the limit. Our alumni are communication leaders in every discipline of the industry. They are not only asking the tough questions in this ever-changing field, but are finding solutions that help the world move forward. Faculty and students here on campus also play a part in how Scripps shapes the future of communication through research, creative activity, internships and extracurricular activities. Here is just a sampling of our accomplished alumni, faculty and students and how they are making a difference on the job.

March 18, 2021

Business of games continues through pandemic, beyond, summit reveals

Prominent entrepreneurs, software and hardware developers, publishers, investors, marketers and players came together at Ohio University’s Third Annual Business of Games Summit to inform students, educators a

July 2, 2020

Alumna Spotlight - Kat Karney, BSC '09

Kat Karney, BSC '09, works as senior vendor manager for Progressive Insurance in Cleveland, Ohio.

June 25, 2020

Alumnus Spotlight - Khader Alshaar, BSC '16, MBA '20 (expected)

Khader Alshaar, BSC ’16, MBA ’20 (expected,) now works remotely from Cleveland as a senior professional services consultant for Epicor, which is based in Austin, Texas.

June 3, 2020

Alumnus Spotlight - Tony Sylvester, BSC ’11, MA ’14

Tony Sylvester, BSC ’11, MA ’14, is the associate director of admission communication and marketing at the University of Rhode Island.

May 27, 2020

Alumnus Spotlight - Jon Greenberg, BSJ '01

Jon Greenberg, BSJ '01, is editor-in-chief at The Athletic in Chicago, Ill.

May 11, 2020

Alumna Spotlight - Jennifer A. Moore, BSJ '07

Jennifer A. Moore, BSJ '07, is the dayside executive producer for KHOU 11 News in Houston, Texas.

April 29, 2020

Alumnus Spotlight - Bruce Dunn, BSC '82

Bruce Dunn, BSC '82, is an associate director for college football and basketball at ESPN and a digital video technology teacher at Seabreeze High School in Daytona Beach, Fla.

April 27, 2020

Alumna Spotlight - Pam DeSalvo Landis, BSJ '85

Pam DeSalvo Landis, BSJ '85, serves as vice president of digital engagement at Hackensack Meridian Health in New Jersey.

April 27, 2020

Two OHIO students spread ‘good news’ during pandemic through newspaper project

On the west side of Cincinnati, a band of journalism students from various universities has come together with one goal in mind: to spread good news during these strange times, and two Ohio University students are contributing. 

April 13, 2020

Alumna Spotlight - Riley Frato, BSC '17

Riley Frato, BSC '17, currently works at the Cleveland Clinic as a project manager III for the Department of Critical Care in the Respiratory Institute.

April 10, 2020

Here’s how a Sun photographer caught a fiery fall at historic Baltimore church

OU Alum Barbara Haddock Taylor talks about capturing a historically tragic moment in Baltimore.

April 8, 2020

Ben Asks a Question: What do you want to ask Gov. Mike DeWine?

Statehouse News Bureau Fellow Ben Schwartz poses a community question for Mike DeWine, helping create a bridge of communication between the governor and the people.

February 26, 2020

Jennifer Lahmers, BSJ '06, Hired as Co-Host of “Extra”

Former WOUB student and 2006 Ohio University E.W. Scripps School of Journalism graduate Jennifer Lahmers is still pinching herself.

January 29, 2020

Bold, striking, elegant: Behind Leanna's lens

"Siupinys describes her aesthetic as bold, vibrant, crisp and colorful. Her inspiration comes from other creatives, friends, family, as well as everyday places, color palettes, and objects. Oh, and the faculty at Ohio University."

January 8, 2020

Alumna Spotlight - Maddie Meyer, BSVC '14

Maddie Meyer, BSVC '14, is a photographer for Getty Images and is based in Boston, Mass.

November 12, 2019

Alumnus Spotlight - Alex Malcolm, BSC '18

Alex Malcolm, BSC '18, is Senior Coordinator of Music Clearance at Warner Music Group in Los Angeles, Calif.

October 7, 2019

Alumna Spotlight - Angela Krile, BSJ '97

Angela Krile, BSJ '97, is the president and CEO of Krile Communications. 

September 11, 2019

Alumnus Spotlight - Mark Malabrigo, BFA '82

Mark Malabrigo, BFA '82, is the Group Art Supervisor for Neon-NYC.

August 21, 2019

2019 ITS alumnus Brandon Smith: IT Consultant at Crowe

Information and Telecommunication Systems major Brandon Smith is in his new position as IT Consultant at Crowe.


August 15, 2019

2019 VisCom Information Design alumna Alex Mason: Production editor in Florida

Information Design: Publication major Alex Mason is in Lady Lake Florida in her new position as the production editor at The Villages Daily Sun.