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Wikimedia Spokesperson Visits the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism & IIJ

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Katherine Maher, Chief Communications Officer for the Wikimedia Foundation, visited the E. W. Scripps School of Journalism recently as a guest of the Institute for International Journalism. The Wikimedia Foundation is the organization behind Wikipedia – the fifth most popular website on the Internet. Maher talked with WOUB’s Tom Hodson about Wikipedia’s popularity and how… Read More

W. Va Receives “D” Grade In Government Transparency Assessment

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia has received a D grade this year based on an assessment of government transparency and accountability. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the state’s grade dropped from a D-plus last year, according to the Center for Public Integrity’s State Integrity Investigation. However, West Virginia has moved up to 17th from 27th… Read More