Monday, April 25, 2022

AUTV 20 Candidate Forum live broadcast

AUTV 20 will air the Candidate Forum program live at 7 pm on Wednesday April 27th. The program, moderated by AUTV 20 Executive News Producer Lydia Bice, will feature two candidates (Victor Perez and David Stimpert) vying for the Ashland County Common Pleas Court Judge position. Additionally, the telecast will have a panel of local journalists (Dylan Carr from the Ashland Source, Grant Ritchie from the Ashland Times-Gazette and Katie Foster from The Collegian/AU-Live. Candidate Forum can be seen on Channel 20 of Ashland's Armstrong Cable or on the JDM Streaming Channel.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

JDM students feted at AU Academic Awards Convocation

The Journalism and Digital Media department is blessed with many talented and dedicated majors and minors. However, it is also home to some very high-achieving academic scholars. On Sunmday April 24th, three of these students were recognized for their academic achievements. Carrie Smith was the senior honoree. Sean Repuyan was the junior honoree. Anthony Marchetta was the sophomore honoree. Congratulations to these stellar students.

Friday, April 22, 2022

Vinylthon 2022 broadcasts live on 88.9 WRDL

Tonight (Friday April 22nd) from 7 pm to 12 midnight on Saturday April 23rd, 88.9 WRDL will play vinyl records only for your listening pleasure. It is the fifth year that WRDL has contributed to Vinylthon. The DJ line up is stellar! Program graduates (from both the Radio-Television and Journalism and Digital Media eras), current JDM majors, faculty and friends of the radio station will be selecting and presentating their favorite songs. So tune into to 88.9 WRDL over the air or by streaming to join in to the fun!

Monday, April 11, 2022

Chante Rutherford starts professional career in Columbus

Former AUTV 20 General Manager and May 2021 graduate Chante Rutherford did not need to go far for her first professional media job. Chante, a resident of Columbus, was recently hired to the production department at WSYX Channel 6. She started work in April and will now join JDM alumna Kate Siefert at the ABC affiliate. Good luck to Chante!