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Hortins Memory Lives on Through Alumni, Faculty Awards

By Staff

(March 15, 2002) — Nearly 10 years after the death of former school director L.J. Hortin, his spirit remains alive in the minds of the students and colleagues he influenced during his 46-year teaching career.

L.J. Hortin Remembered

By Ralph Izard

(March 1, 1993) — Somehow, reading L.J. Hortins obituary was one of those experiences one cannot believe is real.

The Ohio Journalist – CBS News correspondents, distinguished alumni headline Communication Week 1988 activities

By Staff

(March 19, 1988) — CBS News While House Correspondent Bill Plante, CBS News Correspondent, Writer-Producer Andy Rooney, Chicago Tribune Architecture Critic Paul Gapp, WCMH Sports Director Jimmy Crum, Chicago Tribune Syndicated Columnist Clarence Page and Ohio Lt. Gov. Paul Leonard are among the list of distinguished journalists and alumni to participate in this years Communication Week activities April 25-29 commemorating the 20th anniversary of the College of Communication.

Communication Week Winter 1988

By Staff

(March 19, 1988) — Journalism Day Schedule of Events

Columbus Dispatch Haven For Former OU Students

By Mary Ann Striffler Edwards

(March 22, 1986) — More than 30 staff members in The Columbus Dispatch editorial and advertising departments have ties to OU.

Otterbein Headed By OU J-Alumnus

By Norman Dohn

(November 21, 1984) — C. Brent DeVore, who earned a degree in journalism from Ohio University in 1962 with an emphasis in public relations, says I dont think I could have had a better education for being a college president in the 1980s.

The Ohio Journalist — L.J. Named to Kentucky Hall of Fame

By Staff

(August 1, 1982) — L.J. Hortin, School of Journalism Director from 1951 to 1967, has been named to the Journalism Hall of Fame of his native Kentucky, where he was involved in journalism even longer than he was in Ohio.


By L.J. Hortin

(August 1, 1981) — ‘L.J.’ Acknowledges Publication

Hopes for Improvement

By John R. Stallard

(August 1, 1981) — Have received and read you The Ohio Journalist which I presume was sent to graduates of the Ohio University School of Journalism.

L.J. Acknowledges Publication

By L.J. Hortin

(August 1, 1981) — Congratulations on your splendid No. 1 issue of the Ohio Journalist.

L.J. Hortons Idea

By Staff

(August 1, 1980) — Internship Program Began in 1952

Hortin Retires

By Staff

(June 7, 1975) — Dr. L.J. Hortin, longtime director of Ohio University’s School of Journalism, will retire July 1 from his position as director of journalism at Murray State University, Murray, KY.

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