Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Anna Bielawski debuts as AUTV 20 News Break anchor

Ashland University first-year student Anna Bielawski is now an anchor for the weekly Friday version of AUTV 20's award-winning News Break program. You can watch Anna's first newscast here.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Mackenzie Pflum's first AUTV 20 Sports Break

Junior Digital Media Journalism major and recent transfer to Ashland University Mackenzie Pflum has hit the ground running at JDM. She has written several sports articles for The Collegian newspaper, hosted the Bally Sports Great Lakes and AUTV 20 sports halftime shows and served as the sideline reporter for the BSGL/AUTV 20 game telecasts. Now, you can watch her anchor the Friday Sports Break shows on AUTV 20.

Adie Goodyear anchors her first AUTV 20 News Break

Senior Digital Media Production major Adie Goodyear is no stranger to AUTV 20 programs. Adie has been the television Production Manager for the past two years and she often directs the News Break and Sports Break shows and the Eagle's Eye public affairs series. Now, she takes a turn at anchoring the Monday AUTV 20 News Break programs. Please enjoy her first show as a television anchor.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Ethan Jenkins debuts as anchor on AUTV 20 News Break

First year Digital Media Journalism major Ethan Jenkins anchored his first AUTV 20 News Break show on Wednesday September 29th. Ethan discussed both local and national events in his telecast. He will alternate on the anchor desk each Wednesday with fellow first year DMJ major Katelin Meeks. Good luck to Ethan and Katelin.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Claudia Adcock anchors her first AUTV 20 News Break show

First year Digital Media Production major Claudia Adcock anchored the AUTV 20 News Break program on Monday September 27th. Claudia, who hails from Orrville, Ohio and is a member of the Ashland University Tennis team, looks forward to anchoring these newscasts and getting involved in the production of other AUTV 20 shows.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Waylon O'Donnell new Program Director at 104.5 WQKT

Digital Media Production alum Waylon O'Donnell always loved radio and country music. As a country music performer and radio personality, Waylon has the perfect background to succeed in this genre. All of his hard work has now come to fruition, as he was recently named the Program Director at Sports Country WQKT radio in Wooster, Ohio. Best of luck to Waylon on this exciting moment in his professional career.

Friday, August 27, 2021

Derek Wood is the new Professional Instructor of JDM

Derek Wood is the new Professional Instructor of Journalism and Digital Media at Ashland University. Derek is currently the General Manager of 88.9 WRDL, Ashland University's award-winning, student-run radio station. At one time, Derek was the youngest FM radio General Manager in the country. Derek will be assigned to teach audio and radio courses at JDM. More importantly, he will lead the sports media expansion that the department is initiating. He holds an M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication from Kent State University and a B.A. in Digital Media Journalism and Sport Communication from Ashland University. His professional experience includes audio production, podcasting, on-air announcing, sports broadcasting and sports media producing. He is the producer of a nationally-recognized podcast and his work in sports broadcasting has garnered a national first place award. Welcome to the faculty, Derek.