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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!

OHIO VisCom alumni win Hearst National Photojournalism Championship top honors

Jun 13, 2018 Patrick Connolly, BSVC ’17, and Alejandra (Alex) Driehaus, BSVC ’17, both alumni of the Ohio University School of Visual Communication, have won first and second place in the Hearst National Photojournalism Championship, as announced last week by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation’s 57th Annual Journalism Awards Program during the final awards ceremony at The Bently Reserve in San Francisco.
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Knight Fellowship awarded to NPPA Editor Tom Burton

Jun 12, 2018 Editor of the National Press Photographers Association’s (NPPA) magazine and website Tom Burton has been named the 2018-19 Knight Fellow in the Ohio University School of Visual Communication. The fellowship allows artists in their mid-career an opportunity to earn their master’s degree while teaching VisCom students.
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The Post a national winner in SPJ National Mark of Excellence awards

May 21, 2018 The Post, an award-winning, century-old, independent, student-run newspaper in Athens, Ohio, has been designated as a national winner in the Best All-Around Non-Daily Student Newspaper category in the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) 2017 National Mark of Excellence awards.
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Five projects receive Baker Fund support during spring 2018 cycle

May 2, 2018 School of Communication Studies Associate Professor Amy Chadwick was awarded $11,991 in funding from the Ohio University John C. Baker Fund.
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Scripps College of Communication students recognized at annual Leadership Awards Gala

Apr 27, 2018 On April 18, Ohio University’s Division of Student Affairs held its 35th Annual Leadership Awards Gala, which recognized outstanding student, faculty and staff leaders from across the University. Among those recognized were 13 Scripps College of Communication students.
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