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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!

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten to visit OHIO February 19

Feb 8, 2016 The Scripps College of Communication in partnership with the School of Media Arts & Studies and OU WIMI (Women in Music Industry) will host critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten on Friday, Feb. 19 from 10:30 a.m. to Noon in Glidden Music Hall. Van Etten will visit Ohio University as a part of the Scripps Visiting Artist Series, sitting down for an onstage and live-streaming interview about her widely-heralded career.
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MDIA students go all out for 14th annual 48-hour Shootout competition

Feb 8, 2016 In a second-story apartment on Court Street, a student film crew prepared to shoot the final scenes of a short movie Saturday night just as the sidewalks below began to swell with people.
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OHIO alumna Dr. Amina Hassan discusses new book on Feb. 11

Feb 5, 2016 Award-winning public radio documentarian Dr. Amina Hassan, MA ‘00, Ph.D. ‘05, will be returning to Ohio University on Thursday, Feb. 11 to discuss her book, Loren Miller, Civil Rights Attorney and Journalist.
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Journalism student wins Scripps Howard Foundation collegiate reporting prize trip to Japan

Feb 5, 2016 The Scripps Howard Foundation awarded a nine‐day journalism study trip to Japan to nine college journalists, winners of its annual Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition. Ohio University student, Bianca Hillier, a junior studying broadcast journalism in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism with a specialization in diversity studies, was selected as one of the winners.
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Ohio University Game Developer Association competes in 48-hour Global Game Jam

Feb 4, 2016 People from across the world participated in the Global Game Jam, an event where Global Game Jam Inc. encourages people to create video or non-digital games in two short days. This is the second 48-hour Global Game Jam that OUGDA has participated in.
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Former VisCom graduate student Regina Boone’s photo featured on Time magazine cover

Feb 4, 2016 Detroit Free Press photojournalist Regina Boone, a former graduate student in the School of Visual Communication, had her photo of a 2-year-old child from Flint, Michigan chosen as the image for Time magazine’s Feb. 1, 2016 cover.
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OHIO Scripps alumni Allie LaForce, Peter King share insight on lessons learned

Feb 4, 2016 A recent article published on the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) website features lessons that Peter King, BSJ '79, and Allie LaForce, BSJ '11, learned while attending the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism.
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College Ambassador Anastasia Bradley connects with new and potential students

Feb 3, 2016 School of Visual Communication student Anastasia Bradley has a passion for helping potential and incoming students find their place in the Scripps College of Communication, the program that first attracted her to Ohio University.
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Upcoming event to celebrate book release of “Think Like an Entrepreneur, Act Like a CEO” by notable OHIO alumna, Beverly Jones

Feb 3, 2016 In celebration of Ohio University alumna Beverly Jones’ new book, “Think Like an Entrepreneur, Act Like a CEO,” the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, Scripps College of Communication and ohiowomen will host a book release party from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at The Ridges, Building 21, Athens, Ohio.
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