Ohio Journalist

Ohio Journalist 1981-82

The Ohio Journalist Former Washington Post VP

By Norman H. Dohn

(August 1, 1981) — Anderson Becomes Fifth Director

J-School Faculty Augment Teaching

By Katie Foley

(August 1, 1981) — Keeping with longstanding tradition, School of Journalism faculty members were busy this past year.

Russell Baird Retires

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — After 30 years of helping thousands of Ohio University journalism students grow and prosper, Russell Baird is doing the same with Christmas trees.

Allies or Adversaries?

By Melvin Helitzer

(August 1, 1981) — Business, Media Panelists Engage in Lively Exchange

Director Anderson Accepts Change

By Cortland Anderson

(August 1, 1981) — To: The Friends and Alumni of the Journalism School: It's an honor to serve as the new director of the Ohio University School of Journalism.

Editorial 1981

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Exemplary Service To Ohio University

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.


By L.J. Hortin

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

False Modesty Not His Suit

By Paul Gapp

(August 1, 1981) — False modesty not being one of my shortcomings, I need hardly say I was pleased by the story done about me.

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.

Borrows Copy of Journalist

By E.B. Wright Jr.

(August 1, 1981) — I have just been loaned a copy of The Ohio Journalist and have found it very interesting.

Helps Him Keep Tabs on Friends

By Larry Neichter

(August 1, 1981) — I think The Ohio Journalist is great.

Slightly Unretired

By Eleanor Hazlett Ratelle

(August 1, 1981) — The story was fine and I thank you for remembering me in print.

William L Kircher

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Gave Up Journalism for 40-Year Career in Labor Movement

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.

Flashes From Classes August 1981

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — What are alumni up to now?

42 Years in the Business

By Mila Justice

(August 1, 1981) — First Journalism Grad Still Searches for News

PR Award Goes to Carol Morman

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Carol Morman, Findlay, received the 1981 Outstanding Student in Public Relations Award for academic excellence.

Sid Davis NBC News V-P in Washington

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Sid Davis, 52, has been named vice president of NBC News.

Students Get First Hand Experience at Messenger

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Juniors and seniors in Ohio Universitys Journalism School have a chance to learn first-hand how newspapers work through the practice program at The Athens Messenger.

Faculty Votes Tougher Standard For Admission

By Katie Foley

(August 1, 1981) — With a startling 35 percent increase in enrollment during the last five years, students in the School of Journalism have faced closeouts in the required courses and overcrowding in the classroom.

Follows Dad as Publisher

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — One of the first persons to submit a check for $15 to become a member of the School of Journalism's Alumni Association was Edward B. Wright Jr., '62, who succeeded his father as publisher of the three Cincinnati suburban newspapers produced by Forest Hills Publishing Co.

D-Day Plus 37 Years

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Correspondents Hold 'Last Hurrah'

Explains Reunion

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — The New York Times, in an article about the reunion, explained how the correspondents happened to meet at this time and in this place.

Wilhelm Memorabilia

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — On display at Alden Library during the reunion were the papers an memorabilia of John and Peggy Wilhelm.

Ryan Collection

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — A highlight of the reunion was the presentation by Kathryn Ryan, widow of the late author Cornelius Ryan, of Ryan's World War II papers to the Cornelius Ryan Memorial collection of Ohio University's Alden Library.

Faculty Has Two New Faces 1981

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — A broadcast journalist and a photographer/graphics instructor have joined the School of Journalism faculty.

Researches Royal Wedding

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Cynthia Fodor, '79, probably can tell you more than you want to know about last summer's wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer.

Dean Nelson Seeks Input from Alumni

By Dru R. Evarts

(August 1, 1981) — Dean Paul Nelson would like to hear from alumni.

President of CBS Sports Once 'Green Goat' Editor

By Miriam Romain

(August 1, 1981) — Van Gordon Sauter, '57, has come a long way since he was editor on The Green Goat, a somewhat racy monthly humor magazine he owned with two Ohio University friends.

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.

L.J. Acknowledges Publication

By L.J. Hortin

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

Murray Named

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Dr. Randall L. Murray 60 (MA 61), has been named head of the journalism department of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

Program Began in 1925

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — The intern program at The Messenger was begun in 1925 and was then a unique program in the nations journalism education.

Bill Prewitt Joins Dow Jones and Co.

By Staff

(August 1, 1981) — Bill Prewitt, 71, has joined Dow Jones and Co., Inc., in Princeton, N.J., as senior writer-editor in the editorial data base publishing division of the firms information services branch.

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