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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!

MDIA to feature Imgur’s Sarah Schaaf, alumni panel, Dunbar documentary, more for Comm Week

Mar 24, 2017 The School of Media Arts & Studies will welcome Imgur’s Sarah Schaaf on Friday, March 31, as a part of MDIA day for the Scripps College of Communication’s Communication Week. An alumnus of the School of Media Arts & Studies, Schaaf is widely regarded as a leader in the field of media and technology and has received wide accolades with profiles in Fortune, Fast Company and Business Insider, to name a few.
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ITS students visit, learn about infrastructure at Nationwide Arena

Mar 23, 2017 A group of Ohio University students studying Information and Telecommunication Systems made a trip to Columbus to visit Nationwide Arena on Feb. 25. Students had the opportunity to tour the facility and learn about its networking operations.
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OHIO students spend spring break learning about the Civil Rights Movement

Mar 23, 2017 During Ohio University spring break a group of about 30 students traveled south on a tour of famous landmarks from the Civil Rights Movement. A few of the cities they visited included Selma, Montgomery and Birmingham, Alabama; Greenwood, Mississippi; Memphis, Tennessee and Cincinnati, Ohio.
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JOUR alumnus created one of the first digital ads 35 years ago

Mar 22, 2017 Nearly 35 years ago, journalism graduate Jeff Brickman, BSJ ’74, created and placed one of the first digital ads ever on CompuServe, the first major commercial online service provider in the United States, while working at Ogilvy & Mather.
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Paul Laurence Dunbar documentary viewing is March 30

Mar 21, 2017 Ohio University’s Central Region Humanities Center will present a showing of "Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask," a documentary by Media Arts professors Frederick Lewis and Joseph Slade, at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 30, in Schoonover Center 145. 
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OHIO graduate students receive accolades at 3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition

Mar 20, 2017 Nineteen graduate students demonstrated their research communication skills during Ohio University’s second annual 3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition Feb. 15. Six students took home honors in the contest, including two students in the Scripps College of Communication.
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