Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Holocaust Package AUTV

This video package was produced by DMP senior Will Currier, DMJ sophomore Lauren Gulden and DMP sophomore Rodney Adkins as a JDM 213 assignment for AUTV.

AUTV Goldberry Roasting package

This video package was produced by DMJ junior Brynn Meisse and DMP senior Kylie Van Dine for AUTV.

DMJ Senior Zoe Bogarty accepted into Tiffin University's Master's Program in Creative Writing

Senior Digital Media Journalism major Zoe Bogarty will graduate from Ashland University in early May 2024. However, her academic career will not end at that time. She was accepted into the Tiffin University's Masters of Humanities in Creative Writing program, beginning in Fall 2024. Zoe is an aspiring novelist, who will refine her craft at Tiffin University. Congratulations to Zoe!!!

Monday, April 22, 2024

AUTV wins Ashland University Student Organization of the Year award

AUTV was recognized at a Sunday April 21st event as the Ashland University Student Organization of the Year. The JDM department thanks all of the dedicated students (General Manager Ethan Jenkins, AUTV Board members, producers, talent and crew), staff (John Skrada Director of Broadcasting and Operations) and faculty (Dr. Dave McCoy AUTV faculty advisor) for their hard work and quality content creation.

Friday, April 19, 2024

WRDL will broadcast Vinylthon 2024 on Saturday April 20th and Sunday April 21st

For the seventh year, WRDL radio will live broadcast Vinylthon. Vinython 2024 will feature forty-eight hours of songs from vinyl records. Current JDM faculty, students, Ashland University faculty, JDM alumni and Radio-Television alumni will host various shows throughout the weekend. It all begins at 12 pm (Midnight) on Saturday April 20th. WRDL is broadcast on 88.9 FM in Northern Ohio and on wrdlfm.com on the web.

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

JDM Students present creative work at 2024 URCA Symposium

Three Journalism and Digital Media students presented their creative work at the 2024 Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity Symposium on Wednesday April 17th. Senior Digital Media Production Major Eleanor Lohr showed her short film "Pax Vobiscum (Peace Be With You)" while Senior Digital Media Journalism major Zoe Bogarty read from her novel "The House on Widowlane". Sophomore Digital Media Journalism major Lauren Gulden showed her short film "Love, Anon" in the afternoon session. Dr. David McCoy served as the faculty sponsor for both Lohr and Gulden's projects.

Friday, April 5, 2024

The Collegian receives four 2024 ONMA Awards

The Collegian, JDM's digital and print newspaper, received four Ohio News Media Association awards at the April 4th, 2024 annual conference in Columbus, Ohio. The awards are as follows: 1st Place, In-Depth Reporting (Katelyn Meeks, Kylie Van Dine, Madison Ferrell) 1st Place, Photojournalism (Brynn Meisse) 2nd Place, Opinion Writing (Katelyn Meeks) 2nd Place, Arts and Entertainment (Collegian Staff) Congratulations to our dedicated and talented JDM journalists!