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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!

School of Media Arts & Studies welcomed record number of students for High School Media Workshop

Jul 27, 2016 The School of Media Arts & Studies High School Media Workshop, which took place from July 13-16, welcomed 92 students, the largest group to date. The workshop introduced students to the latest techniques and equipment in audio, video, animation & games, film sound and storytelling/producing classes taught by School of Media Arts & Studies professors.
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E.W. Scripps School of Journalism welcomed 123 students for annual High School Journalism Workshop

Jul 26, 2016 High school students from across the United States, interested in majoring in journalism, visited the Athens campus to attend an intensive four-day curriculum during the Ohio University E.W. Scripps School of Journalism’s 2016 High School Journalism Workshop.
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National Space Society names Ohio University ‘Center of Excellence’

Jul 25, 2016 The two winners of the 2016 SunSat Competition created videos with very different visual styles. Screenshots are from the winning video by Propulsion Power Satellite, at left, and second place winner Pathway to Power, at right. / Photo provided National ...
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IMI’s first 360-degree narrative story selected for film festivals on four continents

Jul 21, 2016 After spending nearly a year shooting and editing the Immersive Media Initiative’s first 360-degree narrative story, OHIO faculty and students involved in the initiative are celebrating the acceptance of their work into three film festivals and its upcoming screenings at venues spanning four continents.
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Greg Newton appointed interim associate dean for graduate studies, research, and creative activity

Jul 1, 2016 Scripps College of Communication Dean Scott Titsworth announced the appointment of Greg Newton as the interim associate dean for graduate studies, research, and creative activity for the 2016-17 academic year. The appointment will begin on July 1.
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College of Health Sciences and Professions mourns loss of Brian Phillips

Jul 1, 2016 College of Health Sciences and Professions' health services administration lecturer and a part-time doctoral student in the OHIO School of Communication Studies Brian Phillips passed away on Wednesday, June 22 after a one-month battle with pancreatic cancer.
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University mourns death of alumnus Dick Linke

Jun 16, 2016 Richard (Dick) O. Linke, 98, died on June 15, in his Hawaii home. A graduate of Ohio University (BSJ 1941), he had been one of its most devoted alumni, as well as its most successful and widely known entertainment managers.
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University's online bachelor’s degree in applied communication program ranked first by online publication

Jun 9, 2016 Nonprofit Colleges Online listed Ohio University's online bachelor’s degree completion program in applied communication first in its “2015-16 Best Online Bachelor’s in Communication and Public Relations: Students Before Profits Award” rankings.
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