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About B. Weaver

Teaching Broadcasting & Media Production, Digital Journalism at Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA.
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Ghostbusting Documentary Earns Emmy Nomination
4 months ago

Ghostbusting Documentary Earns Emmy Nomination

Congratulations to Troy Jackson (’18) for receiving a 2018 Emmy nomination for his capstone documentary that debunks an infamous Western Pennsylvania ghost story.

Ghost Witch- Mary Black” is one of five …
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At the helm of ‘The Ago’: Grad honored for yearbook advising
4 months ago

At the helm of ‘The Ago’: Grad honored for yearbook advising

NEW WILMINGTON, PA – Shoutout to 2011 grad Kate (Altman) Ratvasky (Broadcast Communications) for her great work advising the yearbook at WC!

Kate, technical services specialist for Library Information ServicesCollege, …
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Emmy awarded to 1996 grad Deryk Thompson
6 months ago

Emmy awarded to 1996 grad Deryk Thompson

Shoutout and congrats to the repeated success for Deryk W. Thompson (’96).  He received his 10th Emmy Award – 2017 Mid-Atlantic Region Emmy Award in the Human Interest Program/Special category for …
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Gray Television names WC grad WDTV News Director
6 months ago

Gray Television names WC grad WDTV News Director

Congratulations to Westminster College alumnus Adam Plyler (2011) as he takes over as News Director at WDTV (CBS) in Clarksburg, WV.

Gray Television promotes Plyler to head the news …
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Wolfe & his ESPN crew win 2018 Edward R. Murrow Award
6 months ago

Wolfe & his ESPN crew win 2018 Edward R. Murrow Award

BRISTOL, Conn.– Congrats to Denny Wolfe and his crew at ESPN features as they’re honored with the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award from The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTNDA).


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From Russia and the World Cup with the Love of Soccer
6 months ago

From Russia and the World Cup with the Love of Soccer

MOSCOW– Westminster alumnus Sebastian Salazar (’05/Broadcasting) has loved soccer since he was a young boy.  He keeps connected to the sport by coaching his dad’s adult soccer league team, but …
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Ben Webber’s journey from WC to ESPN
7 months ago

Ben Webber’s journey from WC to ESPN

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.– Westminster College has a number of grads working at ESPN in Bristol, Conn. Alumni include Bob Braulich, a vice-president of remote broadcasts. Denny Wolfe heads up …
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Ligo hits 1-million views on YouTube
7 months ago

Ligo hits 1-million views on YouTube

Congratulations to alum Joe Ligo on the continuing success of his Emmy-award-winning capstone documentary! “The Unfortunate History of the AMC Pacer” reached 1-million views on YouTube this week.

Ligo works …
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Commencement Selfies & Class of 2018 Shoutouts
7 months ago

Commencement Selfies & Class of 2018 Shoutouts

Shoutouts to our members of the Class of 2018!  We congratulate Emiley Westfall, Brad Kolesar, Charlie Borges, and Justin Wilson for completing their degrees in Broadcasting and Media Production.

 


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WC Alumna Cruises Around Mexico with the Steelers
7 months ago

WC Alumna Cruises Around Mexico with the Steelers

PITTSBURGH– These days, you’ll find Kait Roth working as the Online Marketing Manager at a Sparq Designs, and the job pays off with some cool assignments with the Pittsburgh …
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Broadcast & Media Production Curriculum Showcased in Vegas
8 months ago

Broadcast & Media Production Curriculum Showcased in Vegas

Broadcast and Media Production Lecturer Bradley Weaver presented a compilation of assessment generated from project-based learning assignments in his Single-camera Video Production courses at the Broadcast Education Association (BEA) conference …
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Making his SportsCenter debut!
8 months ago

Making his SportsCenter debut!

Proud of alumnus Sebastian Salazar (2005) making his debut as an anchor on SportsCenter (SC) on ESPN2 in March.   #wcproud #MotherFair #WeWCpa

 

He gave us a shoutout on …
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Congrats to our BEA 2018 Festival of Media Arts Winners!
10 months ago

Congrats to our BEA 2018 Festival of Media Arts Winners!

Washington, D.C.–  The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) has announced the winnters of its 2018 Festiva of Media Arts awards.  Westminster students Stephen Wells (’18), Katie Nicholson (’18), and 2017 …
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VIDEO: Tiny House Documentary by Justin Wilson
10 months ago

VIDEO: Tiny House Documentary by Justin Wilson

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.– Justin Wilson (2018) joined the Tiny House Project team at Westminster searching for a focus for his capstone documentary.  He helped build it, promote it, and eventually …
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From TV News to something new:  Changing paths for Hannah Paczkowski Miller ’13
10 months ago

From TV News to something new: Changing paths for Hannah Paczkowski Miller ’13

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.– Waterloo, Iowa is a long way from the quaint, homey town of New Wilmington— approximately 11ish hours matter of fact. For alumna Hannah Miller ’13 (Paczkowski), going …
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