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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 above to sort for categories that pique your interest!

First Data Visualization Professional Development Day a success

Aug 27, 2015 The first Data Visualization Professional Development Day was held on Friday, August 21 with a crowd of over 60 in attendance from departments across the University.
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Scripps students earn Student Production Award for Ecuador documentary

Aug 18, 2015 “Grafiti: Los Tatuajes de Quito,” a documentary shot in Ecuador by three students from the School of Media Arts and one from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, won a Student Production Award at this year’s Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards Gala.
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E.W. Scripps School of Journalism welcomed 141 students for High School Journalism Workshop

Jul 24, 2015 Students interested in a career in journalism received an intensive four-day lesson in the profession during the Ohio University E.W. Scripps School of Journalism’s 2015 High School Journalism Workshop.
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Journalism instructor Nerissa Young honored with SPJ Adviser Award

Jul 23, 2015 The Society of Professional Journalists has named Nerissa Young as the David L. Eshelman Outstanding Campus Adviser Award recipient. Young teaches in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University, where she advises the student SPJ chapter.
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Data visualization expert John Grimwade to join OHIO VisCom faculty

Jul 21, 2015 John Grimwade, a renowned expert in infographics, began his tenure as an assistant professor in the Ohio University School of Visual Communication on July 15, 2015.
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School of Media Arts & Studies hosts 62 students for High School Media Workshop

Jul 13, 2015 This year marked the second annual High School Media Workshop, which took place from July 8-11, and welcomed students from eight states and an international student from Vietnam. The workshop introduced students to the latest techniques and equipment in audio, video, games & animation, and storytelling/producing.
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OHIO hosts SUSI on Journalism, Media for sixth straight year

Jul 13, 2015 The Institute for International Journalism (IIJ) in Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism is hosting the Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) on Journalism and Media program for the sixth consecutive year.
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OHIO’s Barbara Geralds Institute to combine storytelling, academic study

Jun 30, 2015 The Barbara Geralds Institute for Storytelling and Social Impact has been established in the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University and was approved by the Ohio University Board of Trustees on Friday, June 26.
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OHIO’s Ferrier named panelist for Online News Association keynote presentation

Jun 18, 2015 Dr. Michelle Ferrier, associate dean for graduate students, research and innovation in the Ohio University Scripps College of Communication, has been named to the Online News Association’s 2015 conference keynote panel, which will headline its conference and awards presentation Sept. 24 -26 in Los Angeles.
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Media Deserts project at Ohio University unveils national map

Jun 16, 2015 A new interdisciplinary initiative at Ohio University today released the first of several geographic information system maps of the United States that identifies which areas of the country are underserved by fresh local news and information.
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