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MDIA students assist at Bonnaroo and Forecastle in new Music Industry Masterclass [VIDEO]

September 13, 2019

This internship-based course provided Scripps College of Communication students the opportunity to work with festival production teams to assist in the operation of events at two major east coast music festivals: Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival and Forecastle Festival.

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Ohio University named SPJ’s Outstanding Campus Chapter for fourth consecutive year

September 9, 2019

Nerissa Young, Ohio University SPJ adviser and associate lecturer, accepts the best national campus chapter of the year from the Society of Professional Journalists at the Excellence in Journalism Conference.

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Bruning Teaching Academy

September 6, 2019

Great story featuring professor Lynn Harter on a University initiative focused on teaching.

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Chagas Disease Is Being Battled By Ohio University Researchers and Students

September 4, 2019

Ohio University researchers and students are fighting to prevent the dreaded Chagas disease in Ecuador and its spread to the United States.

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University and college leaders speak at reception revealing McClure School's new name

September 3, 2019

The J. Warren McClure School of Information and Telecommunication Systems (ITS) combined with the Game Research and Immersive Design (GRID) Lab to form the J. Warren McClure School of Emerging Communication Technologies.

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James Thurber continues to influence today’s cartoonists: Marilyn Greenwald (Opinion)

September 3, 2019

Marilyn Greenwald, professor of journalism, guest columnist for cleveland.com. 

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WOUB Rolling Out New Logo as Part of Rebrand

August 30, 2019

New logo crafted by Ohio University School of Visual Communication Professor

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MDIA Students assist at Bonnaroo and Forecastle in new Ohio University Music Industry Masterclass

August 26, 2019

MDIA Students assist at Bonnaroo and Forecastle in new Ohio University Music Industry Masterclass

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Associate journalism professor Aimee Edmondson on Sandmann v. Washington Post: discomfort is not libel

August 12, 2019

Aimee Edmondson discusses journalism principles in the Sandmann case, explaining that reporting controversy and discomfort is not libel. 

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COMS professor William Rawlins lists three keys to friendship

August 12, 2019

According to William Rawlins, the Stocker Professor of Interpersonal Communication at Ohio University, people ranging in age from 14 to 100 all list three things that are important to friendship: someone to talk to; someone to depend on; someone to enjoy. 

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Dr. Lynn Harter Hosts WOUB Public Media Podcast

May 14, 2019

Dr. Lynn Harter will use her expertise in health communication to be the host and producer of the WOUB Public Media podcast: "Defining Moments Podcast: Conversations about Health and Healing". 

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Dr. Roger Aden Recognized as an Outstanding Advocate by Student Accessibility Services

May 13, 2019

Dr. Roger Aden from the School of Communications Studies was nominated for being a supportive, compassionate and empathetic educator.

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Judge-Turned-Journalism Prof Teaches Media Skills at Judicial Orientation

May 10, 2019

Few attorneys have WOUB Director Tom Hodson's knowledge of news reporting. As a former judge, it's what makes the OHIO professor the perfect person to make new members of the judiciary media savvy.

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Chuck D of Public Enemy inspires emerging artists at second OHIO Music Industry Summit

April 18, 2019

National and regional music industry leaders—including hip-hop legend Chuck D of Public Enemy--visited Ohio University on March 28 for the second annual OHIO Music Industry Summit.

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Ohio University 'Research Moment' - GRID Lab [Video]

April 15, 2019

Faculty and students in Ohio University’s GRID Lab in the Scripps College of Communication create new worlds through video game design and virtual or augmented reality technologies.

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Media Arts & Studies students attend SXSW, will host information panels in April

April 9, 2019

Over spring break, 26 OHIO students attended South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, TX, as a part of the Media Arts & Studies (MDIA) Global Opportunities program led by lecturer Josh Antonuccio.  

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John Bowditch, director of the GRID Lab, receives Outstanding Administrator Award

April 8, 2019

John Bowditch, director of the Game Research and Immersive Design (GRID) Lab, received the prestigious Outstanding Administrator Award on April 2. 

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NPR's Bob Boilen to visit OHIO with Tank and the Bangas on April 12

April 5, 2019

The Ohio University Scripps College of Communication, in partnership with the Ohio University Performing Arts & Concert Series, the School of Media Arts & Studies, the E.W.

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OHIO Expert Antonuccio to direct Music Industry Summit featuring Chuck D

March 27, 2019

People from Athens and beyond will have the opportunity to learn different aspects of the music industry Thursday at the second Ohio University Music Industry Summit.

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J-School director Bob Stewart to college applicants: don't be discouraged by admission scandal

March 19, 2019

Stewart's letter to the Columbus Dispatch outlines five reasons why high school students should hold onto their dreams of a college education.

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