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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!


Photographer Dan Dry to be inducted into Ohio Communication Hall of Fame

Nov 13, 2018 ATHENS, Ohio (Nov. 13, 2018)—The Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University announces the induction of award-winning photographer Dan Dry to the Ohio Communication Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 7 ...
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AT&T visits campus to contribute to the Scripps College innovation strategy

Oct 31, 2018 Representatives from AT&T visited the Schoonover Center for Communication on the main campus of Ohio University in Athens on Wednesday, Oct. 25, to show the company’s continuing support for Scripps College of Communication’s innovation initiatives.
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Ohio University PRSSA named Teahan Outstanding Chapter

Oct 12, 2018 The Hugh M. Culbertson Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) at Ohio University was recognized as the top PRSSA chapter in the country in winning Dr. F.H. Teahan Outstanding Chapter Award at the PRSA International Conference in Austin, Texas, Oct. 7-9.
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Alumni, students reflect on Scripps Semester in D.C. experiences

Oct 3, 2018 In 2017, Ohio University launched the Scripps Semester in D.C. program for students looking to learn from professionals, including OHIO alumni, working in the nation’s capital. A collaboration between the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism and the School of Visual Communication, the program is designed for students interested in journalism (print, broadcast, data and photojournalism), data visualization, commercial photography, strategic communication, information graphics, publication design for print and digital, scripting and UX design.
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ZipIt.News launches in 20 Southeast Ohio counties

Oct 3, 2018 Building on the work of the Media Deserts Project, the Zip-It News online community and news site (ZipIt.News) has launched in 20 Southeast Ohio counties, providing a news and information channel for local communities and villages lacking peer-to-peer and government dialogue.
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Ohio University's GRID Lab student, alumni win awards at 6th annual GDEX gaming expo

Oct 3, 2018 Ohio University’s Game Research and Immersive Design (GRID) Lab was highly visible and successful at this past weekend’s sixth annual GDEX at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. GDEX, the largest gaming expo in the Midwest, drew more than 2,000 fans from throughout the country.
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Ohio University named SPJ’s Outstanding Campus Chapter for third consecutive year

Oct 1, 2018 Ohio University has been selected by the Society of Professional Journalists to receive the Outstanding Campus Chapter award for the third year in a row. This award honors chapters for their commitment to SPJ’s mission and the profession of journalism.
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OHIO’s Sweeney named 2018 Teacher of the Year by American Journalism Historians Association

Sep 26, 2018 Mike Sweeney, a professor in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University, was selected as the 2018 Teacher of the Year by the American Journalism Historians Association.
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Scripps Partnership Celebration honors Scripps Howard Foundation commitment to OHIO

Sep 26, 2018 Representatives from Ohio University, the Scripps College of Communication and the Scripps Howard Foundation celebrated the a decades-long partnership Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, with cocktails, dinner and remarks in a tent on the Howard Hall Site at the main campus of Ohio University in Athens.
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