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(March 18, 1995) — The amphitheater in front of Scripps Hall has been named the John R. Wilhelm Amphitheater in honor of former School of Journalism Director and College of Communication Dean John Wilhelm.

Family, faculty dedication remembers a legacy

By Christian Wilhelm

(November 23, 1994) — On June 6, 1994, (the 50th anniversary of D-Day) an Ohio legacy died.

International opportunities

By Christina Skinnell

(November 23, 1994) — International Internships were awarded to six students from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism through the John R. Wilhelm Foreign Correspondence Program.

Faculty Notes Fall 1988

By Staff

(November 23, 1988) — What are the faculty doing?

Communication Week in Review

By Staff

(August 20, 1988) — Clockwise: Norman Dohn, professor of journalism, is awarded the distinguished University Chair from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at the Annual Awards Banquet.

Magazine Editors Speak to Class

By Staff

(November 26, 1986) — Students enrolled in the specialized magazine course offered in the fall by Jon Wilhelm, professor of journalism/dean emeritus, have had an opportunity to meet top editors and publishing executives who have come to the campus to participate in the course.

Magazine Seminar Intensive

By Staff

(March 22, 1986) — Specialized Business Magazines in the 21st Century, concerned a group of about 40 OU undergraduate and graduate students in special sessions in Athens with executives of some 80 business and trade magazines.

Wilhelm Lectures At Aspen Institute

By Staff

(March 22, 1986) — John Wilhelm, dean emeritus, will be lecturing on mass communication before an Aspen Institute conference on film arts and communication in January.

Faculty Does More Than Teach

By Staff

(March 22, 1986) — Members of the faculty of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism consider teaching their primary responsibility.

Heres What Faculty Has Been Doing

By Staff

(August 1, 1983) — Ralph Izard put a lot of time into organizing a court-reporting seminar and First Amendment congress held on campus during the spring.

73 Graduates Serve As Foreign Correspondents

By Pamela Williams

(August 1, 1983) — The very successful foreign correspondent training program at Ohio University which has attracted international attention and respect has to date provided foreign assignments for 73 of its graduates.

UPI Editor Impressed

By Staff

(August 1, 1983) — A testimony as to how major news executives feel about the quality and performance of OU students granted foreign correspondent internships is the following comment by Alex Frere, UPIs editor in London for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, in a letter to John Wilhelm:

Giving Proper Credit

By John R. Wilhelm

(August 1, 1981) — Editor, The Messenger: I am more than honored by your kind editorial about my retirement.

Communication Management Major Offered

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Some 20 students have completed the inaugural year of Ohios first and the nations second undergraduate major in communication management.

D-Day Plus 37 Years

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Correspondents Hold ‘Last Hurrah’

Foreign Internship Named for Wilhelm

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Alumni of the School of Journalism have established a $25,000 endowment fund to support a John Wilhelm Foreign Correspondent Internship for an Ohio University journalism student.

Wilhelm Honors Justly Deserved

By Staff

(August 1, 1980) — John Wilhelm fought the good fight and won.

90 Grads Work in New York Media Jobs

By Staff

(August 1, 1980) — An estimated 90 Ohio University graduates are working in media-related jobs in the New York City area.

Program Began in 1970

By Dee Dodds

(August 1, 1980) — Foreign Internship Competition Intensifies

Communication Week 1980

By Staff

(August 1, 1980) — Planning Begins for Next Year

Kliesch Acting Head

By Staff

(August 1, 1980) — Director Search Continues

Week Takes on World Scope

By Staff
Photo by Joe Patronite
Photo by Diana Martin
Photo by Mary Schroeder

(June 7, 1980) — David Brinkley of NBC News, Washington, headlined Ohio University’s 11th annual Communication Week, which this spring included a World Communication Conference drawing prominent professionals from around the globe.

Interns Work Overseas

By Staff

(June 12, 1976) — The foreign internship program of the School of Journalism continued strongly last summer, with five students working abroad.

Faculty Notes 1976

By Staff

(June 12, 1976) — Ralph E. Kliesch and his family will leave for Ghana late this summer.

Students Work Abroad

By Staff

(June 7, 1975) — The School of Journalism’s foreign internship program has become well established during the last several years, according to Dean John R. Wilhelm, who teaches one of the few foreign correspondence courses in the country.

Nye Sweeps Photojournalism Awards

By Staff

(June 7, 1975) — Charlie Nye, senior from Dayton, swept a number of photojournalism awards last spring.

Students Work Overseas

By Staff

(June 9, 1973) — Three College of Communication students spent 1971 internships in Paris and Tel Aviv.

Four Journalism Sequences Accredited

By Staff

(June 9, 1973) — The Ohio University School of Journalism was reaccredited in 1971, with four sequences receiving specific accreditation, —as many as any school in the nation with the exception of the University of Missouri.

Communication Week Speakers Scheduled

By Staff

(June 10, 1972) — Pauline Frederick, James Reston and Norman Cousins will receive Carr Van Anda Awards for enduring contributions to journalism during Communication Week at Ohio University May 3 through 7, Dean John R. Wilhelm announced.


By Melanie Tamburino

(June 12, 1971) — Ohio University’s School of Journalism has grown from fifth in the nation to third this year.


By Staff

(June 12, 1971) — Eight members of the school of Journalism faculty attended the Association for Education in Journalism at Berkley in August.


By Emily Houte, Sallie Mossman

(June 12, 1971) — Journalumnus is again produced by members of Theta Sigma Phi, women’s journalism honorary.

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