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OU Leukemia Survivor Shares Story Before Swab Drive


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Within just twelve days of being posted on Youtube, a video chronicling Haden DeRoberts’ journey has gained almost 12,000 viewers. During his freshman year at Ohio University, DeRoberts was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. Thanks to an anonymous bone marrow donor, he was able to receive a bone marrow transplant, and is now cancer free. “It’s… Read More

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Cross-Border Investigative Reporting


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Host Tom Hodson has a discussion with Simon Kruse Rasmussen, a Danish investigative reporter who is visiting the Institute of International Journalism. Rasmussen has covered stories from Russia, ranging from the control of media in the goverment to their controversial anti-gay laws. Rasmussen is an International Media Fellow with the Center for Strategic and International… Read More

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Mobile Journalism


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Host Tom Hodson has a discussion with Chip Mahaney, the Senior Director of Local Operations for E.W. Scripps Digital Division. Mahaney creates strategies and initiatives for Scripps broadcasting entities' 13 markets. Mahaney generates larger audiences for Scripps online media. Mahaney is visiting for Ohio University's annual Scripps Day, an event for employees to mingle with… Read More

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Global Perspectives: State Of Nigeria After 53 Years Of Independence

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As part of WOUB's "Global Perspectives" series, our panel talks about the state of Nigeria, as the country celebrates its 53rd year of independence from Great Britain. The discussion is led by Kingsley Antwi-Boasiako, features Ohio University assistant professor of political science Brandon Kendhammer, third-year OU graduate student Nancy Katu and master's student Opia Cletus… Read More