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Students, faculty and alumni of the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University are constantly making headlines. In fact, we can't keep up with all of the good news! Read about some of the amazing accomplishments, events and happenings in Scripps and among its people below. You may want to use the tags below to sort for categories that pique your interest!

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    Can A Nonprofit Oasis Defeat The News Desert?

    July 15, 2019

    Bob Stewart, director of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, wrote this Op-Ed piece about Foothills Forum, "a news oasis worthy of our attention, supported by private citizens" that's keeping the "news desert" at bay.

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    Nation's Longest-Running High School Journalism Workshop at Ohio University

    July 15, 2019

    Since 1946, Ohio University has hosted the Scripps High School Journalism Workshop in Athens, Ohio, making it the nation’s longest running program of its kind. The 74th annual workshop was attended by nearly 100 students from nine states and the District of Columbia. 

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    Alumna Spotlight - Rebecca Cochran, BSJ '12

    July 11, 2019

    Rebecca Cochran, BSJ '12, is the Manager of external communications at the The E.W. Scripps Company.

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    2019 Journalism Alumna Lauren Fisher: Breaking News Intern in Florida

    July 10, 2019

    Journalism news and information major, Lauren Fisher, relocated to Florida to begin her new role as a breaking news intern with the Palm Beach Post. 

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    OHIO-based Company Leading the Way in Virtual Technology

    July 9, 2019

    Emotus Tech operates out of the GRID (Game Research and Immersive Design) Lab on Ohio University’s campus, and also has offices inside the OU Innovation Center. The GRID Lab has resources that allow Emotus to create virtual reality training scenarios — even some that are interactive.

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    Noah Wolf is the Voice of the Bend Elks

    July 3, 2019

    Noah Wolf, a junior journalism major, brings passion and expertise to the broadcast booth as a member of the Bend Elks broadcast team.

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    2019 Journalism Alumnus Blake Baker: Creative Video Intern at Ohio State

    July 2, 2019

    Journalism news and information major Blake Baker is in his new position at Ohio State University as the creative video intern for Ohio State Athletics. 

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